KATHAMANDU—plans are ongoing to establish a war museum at Shaktikhor in Kalika Municipality, Chitwan.
The museum would be set up in the third division of the Maoist combatants by collecting the arms and documents used during the decade long people’s war.
Homework has been initiated after the Co-chairperson of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Pushpa Kamal Dahal made an announcement to establish a war museum in Shaktikhor, said Mayor of Kalika Municipality, Khum Narayan Shrestha. According to the Mayor Shrestha, the modalities and the proper site for the museum are under discussions.
However, a province-level industrial estate is being developed in the area. Province Assembly Member Ghanshyam Dahal said that the museum would depict the history of the war along with the weapons and documents used during the period. He said that the museum could be a history of Nepal and a tourist destination.Follow @gorkhapost
NBSM seals three petrol stations in Bara
KATHMANDU— The Nepal Bureau of Standards and Metrology (NBSM) has sealed three petrol stations in Bara district over alleged sharp practices.
The petrol stations that faced action on the charges are Krishna Oil Store at Simrongadh, Sonu Oil Traders at Telkuwa and Aayush Oil Store at Kavigoth.
The petrol stations were found to have been dispensing little amount of petrol than that paid for during a monitoring by a Bureau team, said the Bureau’s Director General Bishwo Babu Pudasaini.Follow @gorkhapost