SURKHET — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has the announcement of nation’s journey towards development and prosperity was made from the Karnali Province as the province is at the bottom in view of economic and human development index.
In his address to a programme organised by the Mid-Western University, Surkhet at Birendranagar today,the Prime Minister said the federal and province governments were busy in making plans to take the Karnali together in the journey to prosperity.
“The Karnali province will not be allowed to remain backward.” He said the government was committed to bringing the province to the mainstream of development, underlining the need of connecting it with the northern border as it has no access to the southern border.Follow @gorkhapost
Narayangadh-Muglin road obstructed
CHITWAN — The Narayangadh-Muglin road section has been obstructed following a landslide in Ichchhakamana Rural Municipality-6 of Chitwan district, on early Thursday morning.
The road section has been obstructed following a landslide at Tope Khola on the Narayangadh-Mugling section of the highway, the District Police Office Chitwan said.
According to police it will take five to eight hours to remove the landslide debris. Landslides are frequent on this section of the highway whenever it rains as the hill slopes on the road side have been scraped in course of the road widening works.Follow @gorkhapost