Stories By 'CHANDRA KARKI'
People are leaving their villages due to drinking water shortages, wild animals menace, food scarcity, and lack of education and health facilities 
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Swachhanda Construction Services, the contractor building a bridge over the Tamor river at Lumbughat in Tehrathum district, has been accused of failing to deliver the project in time and of using substandard construction materials.
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Beekeeping or apiculture has always been an important income generating activity in many places, particularly in the rural hill and mountain regions. And this activity could be transformed into bee tourism or ‘apitourism’, a move that could have a large impact at the village levels, bee farmers and concerned stakeholders said.
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A 22-year-old bride sustained critical injuries when a group of local youths attacked her at her wedding venue in Phedap Rural Municipality-3, Tehrathum, on Monday night. Three others were also injured in the incident.
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A 22-year-old bride was seriously injured when a gang of her “former boyfriend” launched an attack at wedding mandap at Jaljale of Phedap Rural Municipality-3 on Monday night.
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With the construction of the Mid-Hill Highway in full swing, Tehrathum locals residing at the periphery of the under-construction road are building hotels and lodges around it. According to locals, they are expecting an influx of customers in the long run as the highway is a national pride project.
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