Connect with us

Main News

Update: Death toll reaches 23 in Khotang bus accident

Gorkha Post

Published

on

KHOTANG — The death toll reached to 23 when a bus bound to Kathmandu from Khotang plunged approximately 300 meters down the road at Kavrepani Bhir in Khotang on Tuesday morning.

Police Inspector Saroj Rai of the District Police Office, Khotang, said that 31 individuals have been rescued alive.

Injured passengers are being rescued by a joint team of police and locals and sent to a health post in Halesi for treatment, Rai added.

It has been learnt that the number of passengers on board the bus was 28 initially. However, the number increased to 70 when some passengers boarded the bus on their way.

The bus (Ba 2 Kha 6376) had left for Kathmandu at around 5 this morning.

Police has been trying to find the cause behind the accident.

Continue Reading

Main News

Province 6 CM gives cabinet a full shape

Gorkha Post

Published

on

SURKHET — Province 6 Chief Minister Mahendra Bahadur Shahi has expanded the provincial Cabinet to full shape on Sunday inducting four more ministers from CPN-UML and two ministers from the CPN (Maoist Centre).

CM Shahi has inducted CPN (MC) lawmakers Bimala KC has been inducted as the Minister for Internal Affairs and Land Reform, Agriculture and Cooperativesand Naresh Bhandari who has been inducted as the Minister for Internal Affairs in the cabinet.

ALSO READ :  Agricultural minister Parajuli resigns after widespread criticism

Likewise, CPN-UML lawmakers Nanda Singh Budha has been given the responsibility to look over Ministry of Industry, Forest, Environment and Tourism, Prakas Jwala has been appointed the Minister for Economic Affairs, Dal Rawal is the Minister for Social Development, and Khadga Bahadur Khatri will head the Ministry of Infrastructure.

The newly appointed ministers took the oath of office and secrecy from Provincial Chief Durga Keshar Khanal and assumed the office on Sunday itself.

Continue Reading
Advertisement Cheap Air fare and package tours!

LATEST TWEET

Classifieds

Posted 2 months ago

We have latest collections of designer sarees. Contact for wholesale or retails prices. We also deliver all types of fashion collections for men and women.

 Fashion & Clothings /  Kathmandu / 85 views

NPR 2,999.00

Posted 2 months ago

Remember us for all travel related services : Hotel booking ( Globally) Vehicle reservation Flight Ticket( Domestic/International) Tour packages Train ticket reservation Hiking and Trekking

 Travel & Tours /  Kathmandu / 79 views

NPR 2,000.00

Search Listings

TOP PICKS