HUMLA— Flight service to and from Simkot airport has been disrupted following heavy snowfall in Humla. However, the District Administration Office took the initiative to remove the snow piled up in the Simkot airport.
According to Assistant Chief District Officer Mahesh Kumar Pokharel, they have continued the task of snow removal from the airport as disruption of flight service directly caused inconvenience to send the ailing people outside the district for treatment.
Nepal police together with Nepal Army and Armed Police have concentrated their efforts to clear the snow from the airport.
Official nabbed red-handed with bribe money
MAHOTTARI— A first class non-gazatted official working at Land Revenue Office in Mahottari was held red-handed along with Rs 10,000 in bribe money.
Nayab Subba Dhak Bahadur Karki was held by a team of the anti-graft body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Saturday afternoon. He is charged of accepting bribe money from a service seeker while managing documents in regard to land.
The CIAA Office based in Bardibas said that Karki would be booked as per the Corruption Control Act.
It is said that Nayab Subba Karki was transferred to the Mahottari Land Revenue Office just some months ago.