KATHMANDU — Veteran actor Madan Krishna Shrestha’s wife Yashoda Shrestha has passed away yesterday at 11 PM at Nepal Cancer Hospital, Harisiddhi while undergoing treatment of cancer.
Yashoda was suffering from lung and colon cancer for long time.
Various artists have reached the hospital to pay her last tribute. Her last rites will be performed at Aryaghat todayitself, according to family sources.Follow @gorkhapost
Box office system introduced in Kathmandu valley
KATHMANDU — A box office system has been introduced in Kathmandu valley from Tuesday.
Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul Prasad Baskota, launched the system — much sought in the film sector in Nepal– amid a programme organised at Film Development Board here on Tuesday.
On the occasion, Minister Baskota informed that the box office system was launched to make the investment in film secure and promote transparency.
“With the box office in place, the film sector would be promoted,” he said, adding that it would help generate revenue to the State as well.
The box office will be launched in movie theatre outside the valley from coming February.Follow @gorkhapost