KATHMANDU — Nepal Police has operated free bus services along two routes of the Kathmandu Valley for civilians who have been facing problems due to a bandh imposed by the Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist on Thursday.
According to the police, the first route starts from Naxal then heads to Putalisadak-Maitighar-Kupandole-Pulchok-Jawlakhel-Ekantakuna-Balkhu-Kalanki-Kalimati-Tripureshwor-Sahidgate-Ratna Park-Durbarmarga and back to Naxal.
Similarly, the second route also starts from Naxal and heads to Maitidevi-Gaushala-Koteshwor-Tinkune-Babarmahal-Maitighar-Tripureshwor-Sahidgate-Lainchaur-Lazimpat-Narayangopal Chok-Baluwatar and back to Naxal.
Police said that the bus service will be available from 10 am to 5 pm.Follow @gorkhapost
First Roland Macaulay Cup to start on November 21
BIRATNAGAR— The First Roland Macaulay Cup is being held in the capital on November 21-24.
To be organized by the Cricket Association of the Blind, Nepal, cricket clubs–Myagdi, Jhapa, Bardiya and Tribhuvan Army–will participate in the First Roland Macaulay Cup twenty20 cricket tournament, said Pawan Ghimire, the Central President of the Association at a press conference here.
The estimated budget is approximately Rs 750,000. The opening match will be held between Jhapa and Bardiya, said the organizer.Follow @gorkhapost