Stories By 'ARJUN RAJBANSHI'
Pappu Construction, the contractor which has come under heavy government scrutiny for its poor performance in multiple government construction contracts, has been found dilly-dallying with the construction of a bridge across the Kankai River, even though the company undertook the construction project seven years ago.
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Nine people from the southern part of Jhapa died of snake bites in the past four months, according to a data of the District Red Cross. Most of them died on their way to treatment.
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Police have arrested three suspects in connection to the rape of a 14-year-old girl at a guest house in Damak, Jhapa, on August 14.
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A woman from Jhapa is fighting for her life after she suffered critical burn injuries when her husband poured kerosene over her body and set her on fire on August 28.
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Some parents of students studying in Shree Madhyamik Vidyalaya in Letang fear for their children’s safety after the incident of poisoned drinking water this Tuesday.
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Farmers of Jhapa district are rueing the decision to put literally all their eggs in one basket as prices for the product have plunged in the past three months.According to Egg Producers Association, oversupply of eggs from outside the district has reduced egg prices so much that farmers are not even able to recoup their production expenditure.
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