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KMC takes action against 84 people for littering




KATHMANDU — Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has taken action against 84 people in the current fiscal year so far for littering and not disposing wastes at designated sites.

KMC collected Rs 237,350 in penalty from the people who were fined.

Chief of the operations section at KMC’s Environment Management Division, Meen Bahadur Thapa said that 84 people were booked for throwing wastes at places other than the designated waste collection sites and not disposing them in KMC’s garbage collection trucks.

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He said a majority of those booked for littering are from Putalisadak, Bagh Bazaar, New Road, and Jamal areas.

Penalty for littering ranges between Rs 500 and Rs 100,000.

KMC has been managing 800 metric tonnes of solid waste every day.

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Attorney General Kharel directs police to file a case to seek life imprisonment to rapists





DHANUSA— Attorney General Agni Prasad Kharel has directed the police department to file a case seeking life imprisonment to the men arrested for raping and murdering 10-year-old girl Manika Yadav along with confiscation of all property.

He made this direction to Superintendent of Police Gobinda Thapaliya during an inspection of the office of district government advocate and high government advocate office in Janakpur.

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Kharel also met Manika’s family at Aaurahi Rural Municipality.

During the meeting, he assured the bereaved family of action against the rapists and economic help to them.

The Dhanusa police have arrested Binod Mukhiya and Nathuni Pandit from the locality on the charge of raping Manika.

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