Connect with us

Yogi Narharinath Trust demands to put Prithvi Narayan Shah’s portrait on banknotes

Gorkha Post

Published

on

KATHMANDU — The Yogi Narharinath Trust Spiritual Council on Monday urged the Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli to step for portraying the picture of late King Prithvi Narayan Shah on Nepali currency notes and announce a public holiday on his birthday which befalls on Poush 27 of Nepali calendar.

The Council submitted a memorandum to PM Oli demanding to pay tribute to the country’s founder and celebrate the National Unity Day in a grand fashion.

According to Council Chair Shankar Paudel, the references of demands have been sent to the PM, Deputy Prime Ministers and other departmental ministers.

A Civilian Main Ceremony Committee has been formed under the chairmanship of politician Ram Babu Prasai to celebrate the Prithvi Narayan Shah’s 204th birth anniversary and the National Unity Day.

RSS

Continue Reading

World

Lightning strike kills woman in Saptari

RSS

Published

on

By

RAJBIRAJ — A woman was killed when lightning struck her in the field at Bishnupur Rural Municipality-6 in Saptari district on Saturday evening.

The victim is 50-year-old Keshari Devi Yadav, wife of Shailendra Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police Mukesh Kumar Singh said. She was struck by thunderbolt while picking up lentils in the field.

Another woman, Rinku Yadav who had gone together with Keshari to harvest lentil, has been injured in the incident. She is being treated at the Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Zone Hospital at Rajbiraj.

Continue Reading

TOP PICKS