NC President Deuba vows to open the Tatopani checkpoint at any cost

KHADICHOUR, Feb 18: Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba has expressed commitment to open the Tatopani check point, closed after the Gorkha earthquake, at any cost while addressing a mass gathering organised by NC Sindhupalchowk Constituency-1 at Khadichour on Saturday. "It is my commitment Nepali Congress will open the Tatopani checkpoint- that has been closed after the earthquake- at any cost." He said. Talking about the current political context of Nepal he said that voices of mountainous, hilly and Terai should be accommodated on the issue of constitution implementation. Blaming some opposition parties of making attempts to invite conflict by bringing division in the country, NC President Deuba warned that NC would launch agitation against such activities. He also claimed that NC would stand in first position in upcoming election. Similarly, Minister for Physical Planning and Transport, Ramesh Lekhak said that people from all three areas—mountainous, hilly and Tarai should be looked equally. Minister Lekhak said that the country has been bearing revenue of billion of rupees due to closure of Tatopani check point. He also said that it was necessary to resume Tatopani check point for economic development. Likewise, Lawmaker and NC central committee member Mohan Bahadur Basnet, NC central committee members-- Gyanendra Bahadur Karki, Bahadur Singh Lama and Sarita Prasain, President of Nepal Tarun Dal, Jitjung Basnet, among others also expressed their views. More than 500 cadres of different parties including CPN (UML), CPN (Maoist Centre) had  joined Nepali congress during the program. RSS

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  • Preparation at Pashupati for Mahashivaratri completes

    KATH,AMDI, Feb 16: The Pashupati Area Development Trust has said that it has almost completed the preparations for Mahashivaratri, a major Hindu festival dedicated to Lord Shiva. The preparations for the festival that falls on February 24 are in the final stage, according to Govind Tandan, member-secretary of the PADT. The PADT has formed different nine subcommittees for the same as well. A यो [...]

  • Kaski sells oranges worth Rs 140 million

    POKHARA, Feb 14: Kaski district has produced oranges worth Rs 140 million this year. The district produced 6,200 metric tonnes of oranges. According to Information Officer at the District Agriculture Development Office, Narayan Jung Khatri, a total of 6,500 metric tonnes of oranges was produced last year. Khatri said that oranges production decreased this year as compared to previous year du यो [...]

  • Kathmandu-Kuala Lumpur direct flight launched today

    KATHMANDU, Feb 10: The Himalaya Airlines, today launched direct flights between Kathmandu and Kuala Lumpur. Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation (MOCTA), Jeevan Bahadur Shahi, inaugurated the airline's maiden flight to the Malaysian capital amidst a special ceremony held at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) this morning. Himalaya Airlines, a Nepal – China Joint Venture Ai यो [...]

  • 60 thousands to get employment within 6 months

    KATHMANDU, Jan 19: The government has announced to create employment opportunities to 60 thousands unemployed within 6 months. The government is planning to enlarge Youth and small enterprises self employment fund and Small Farmers Development Bank, thus creating a great number of opportunities of employment. 'Long-term economic development Immediate implementation Action plan for prosperous यो [...]

  • World’s eight richest are ‘as rich as world’s poorest half’

    Jan 16: World's eight richest billionaires have as much health as the world's 3.6 billion people who make the poorest half of the global population, reported Oxfam. These world eight richest individuals, picked from Forbes' billionaires list, include six American :Microsoft founder Bill Gates; Warren Buffet, largest shareholder in Berkshire Hathaway; Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive of A यो [...]

  • Agriculture Fair in Udayapur

    GAINGHAT, Jan 13: A three-day Agricultural Fair is being held at Triveni of Triyuga Municipality, Udayapur on the occasion of Makar Sankranti. The fair is organized by the District Agriculture Development Office, Udayapur with aid from dozens of social organizations of the district "The Fair will be held until January 15." Chief of DADO, Udayapur Saroj Kant Adhikari said. The Fair will prese यो [...]

  • Smoking costs the global economy over $1 trillion annually

    KATHMANDU, Jan 12: Smoking costs the global economy more than $1 trillion a year, and will kill one third more people by 2030 than it does now, according to a study by the World Health Organization and the U.S. National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday. That cost far outweighs global revenues from tobacco taxes, which the WHO estimated at about $269 billion in 2013-2014. "The number of toba यो [...]

  • Indian Prez Mukherjee reaches in China to boost bilateral ties

    Guangzhou, May 24 (PTI) President of India Pranab Mukherjee arrived here today on a four-day visit to China that will see significant political and economic push to bilateral ties while irritants like Beijing's opposition to India's membership of NSG and the blocking of UN bid to blacklist JeM chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist will also figure. Mukherjee, who is making his first visit to यो [...]

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