SIMKOT — The Himali district,Humla has been witnessing heavy snowfall since Monday morning plummeting the temperature to minus and affecting normal life.
The district headquarters Simikot has been covered by a feet of snow, according to Chief District Officer Laxmi Prasad Baskota. Likewise, Heavy snowfall has also affected the flights to and from the region.
Neighbouring district Mugu has also witnessed heavy rainfall with areas including Murma, Dolfu, Rara, among other high altitude areas, covered in thick layer of snow.Follow @gorkhapost
Dipak Manange sent to Dilli Bazar jail
KATHMANDU — Absconding murder accused Rajib Gurung, aka Deepak Manange, who was arrested on Thursday, has been sent to Dilli Bazar jail today.
Manange,who had won the PA seat from Manang in the provincial election from Provice 4, was presented at the Kathmandu District Court and sent to Dillibazaar jail as per the court’s verdict, according to police.
The Supreme Court (SC) in January had convicted Manange in an attempted murder case and sentenced him to five years imprisonment. He was on the run since the Apex Court upheld the Patan Appellate Court’s verdict to jail him for five years in an attempted murder case.Follow @gorkhapost