Stories By 'Binod Bhandari'
Prices of vegetables have doubled in the eastern Nepali city of Biratnagar due to heavy rainfall, which has inundated most of the vegetable fields.
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Tractor imports have come to a halt in the country after the government brought the vehicle into the value added tax (VAT) network.
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Biratnagar, once the country’s industrial capital and second largest city, has been slowing down.
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The Eastern Region Office of Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has increased scrutiny of refueling stations located in the eastern Tarai suspected of smuggling to neighboring cities in India. Price of diesel is Rs 20 cheaper per litre in Nepal compared to India as well as price of petrol being Rs 13 cheaper per litre in Nepal.
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Eight districts in the eastern region have focused on “One District One Product” programme under the Prime Minister Agriculture Modernisation Project.
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Most of the district agricultural offices in hilly areas of the eastern region are facing severe shortage of human resources, preventing delivery of effective and efficient services to those engaged in the agri sector, which accounts for 33 percent of the country’s economic output.
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