Stories Tagged 'Floods'
A couple and their two children are among the five people dead in Saturday night’s flood at Thalara Rural Municipality in Bajhang district.Police said Harka BK, his wife Dalli Devi, their two children Sakchyam, 3, and Manisha, 6, and Kalasa BK died while trying to cross the rain-swollen Guhe stream. Their bodies were recovered on Sunday.
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As the possibility of water-induced disasters like floods and landslides loom with nearing monsoon, stakeholders have called for policies and regulations to implement the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act-2017.
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A one-horned rhino of Chitwan National Park, which was swept away by the Rapti river flood on August 13, has been rescued and repatriated from Balmiki Nagar-based Madanpur area in India.
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Consumer prices rose by an average of 3.4 percent in September, as vegetables became expensive after floods hit the country’s southern belt in mid-August. The price hike seen in the month was higher than 2.3 percent in August.
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The devastating floods and inundation of August second week have destroyed infrastructure worth more than Rs 1 billion in Banke district.
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One more rhino swept away to India's Balmiki Tiger Reserve by a swollen river has been rescued.
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