In Bhageshwor Rural Municipality-4 of Dadeldhura district, a woman holds a position of power. Kaushila Bhatta, the chairperson of the rural municipality, has been encouraging women to speak up about issues related to women.
An overloaded bus plunged some 200 metres off the road at Sahukharka along the Bhimdutta Highway in Dadeldhura district on Wednesday, killing five persons and injuring 34 others. Five of the injured are reportedly in critical conditions.
A majority of the development projects under the provincial government in Dadeldhura are incomplete. According to concerned authorities, development plans of the District Infrastructures Development Office and the Drinking Water and Irrigation Office are yet to be implemented due to the shortage of human resources.