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Hong Kong bound NAC aircraft makes emergency landing after bird hit

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KATHMANDU — A Nepal Airlines aircraft made an emergency landing at Tribhuvan International Airport after being hit by a but immediately after take-off.

According to NAC spokesperson Ramhari Sharma, an Airbus flight hit a bird during the takeoff roll in the runway at TIA at around 10:10 am.

Commanded by senior captain RP Dhakal, the narrow body plane was preparing to takeoff for Hong Kong with 100 passengers and crew members onboard.

Security sources at the air terminal confirmed the incident and said that the aircraft safely back to the airport’s runway without any further incidents.

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Chhayanath Rara Municipality bans liquor





RARA— Chhayanath Rara Municipality in Mugu district has been declared liquor-free zone. Declaration of a liquor-free zone was made amid a program on Saturday with a huge presence of locals from all 14 wards.

The municipality and local police administration had conducted a regular publicity campaign in all settlements for two months.

Chief Minister, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi read out a commitment paper by declaring a liquor-free zone to the municipality.

Chairman of Ward No. 5 Dambar Bahadur Rawal of the municipality shared that the municipality council took a decision two months ago to impose a ban on liquor in the municipality with the conclusion that gender-based violence, child marriage, misuse of development and irregularity increased due to liquor.

Mayor Harijung Shahi, lawmaker Gopal Bahadur Bam, representatives of Mugu Chamber of Commerce and Industries, among others were present on the occasion.

During the event, Chief Minister Shahi compared Karnali with heaven.

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