JAJARKOT — Two persons died in Dolpa district when a rivulet swept them away on Saturday.
Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) Abadesh Bista at the District Police Office, Dolpa shared that Namgyal Lama, 63, of Se-Foksundo rural municipality-4, Namde and a youth (yet to be identified) of Chharka Tanssong rural municipality died while returning to home from Haat Bazaar.
The Haat Bazaar takes place at Kyato and Marimla once a year. This year the event was conducted from August 10-26.
Haat is an open air market that serves a trading venue for local people in rural areas of Nepal.Follow @gorkhapost
NA chair stresses on quality and vocational education
KATHMANDU- Chairman of National Assembly (NA) Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said that the vocational and quality education were the first priority of the state.
Inaugurating the golden jubilee programme of Pashupati Secondary School of Modi Rural Municipality today, NA chair Timilsina said that technical and quality based education were the foundation of the prosperity of the nation.
On another note, he shared that 339 existing laws will be amended until March 5 and 124 new laws will be enacted.
Similarly, Gandaki Province Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment Minister Bikas Lamsal said that the provincial government was urging federal government to declare Pokhara as tourism capital.
Speaking in the same programme, Pakistani ambassador to Nepal Mazhar Javed said that age old ties between Nepal and Pakistan will be further strengthened and partnership would be fostered in the education sector as well.Follow @gorkhapost