The word Dashain evokes the memories of flying kites, family gathering, Linge Ping (traditional swing), sound of Madal, Mayur Dance, Tappa Dance, Maruni, Sorathi, among other things related with the annual festival.
Shopkeepers in Dhading pulled down their shutters on Monday in protest after a government market monitoring team led by State Minister for Supply Karna Bahadur Bishwakarma sealed a number of stores on the charge of overpricing.
Public fear that newly-formed local bodies would start imposing various taxes and fees rampantly has come true with several rural municipalities in Dhading district levying taxes on the extraction and transportation of natural resources like sand and aggregates.
China Gezhouba Group Corporation (CGGC), which recently bagged the contract to build 1,200MW Budhigandaki Hydropower Project, has started conducting a fresh study to build the largest hydro project in the country.
The Dhading District Administration Office (DAO) has finally started extending compensation to residents of three areas of the district who have agreed to relinquish their land for the construction of the 1,200MW Budhi Gandaki Hydropower Project.