KATHMANDU— The Ministry of Land Management, Cooperative and Poverty Alleviation has brought into effect a simplified form at its subordinating land reform and land revenue offices in 34 districts.
The new forms were introduced to manage inventory of the service seekers at the land revenue office, reduce involvement of middlemen in land transactions and maintain transparency of transactions in this sector.
The enforcement of new form in 34 districts will contribute to make transactions of 60 percent land of the country well-managed.
It has come into effect first from the Land Reforms and Land Revenue Office based in Lalitpur district.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.