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BAJURA: Locals of Tipada in Badimalika Municipality-5 of Bajura district have blocked the Sanfe-Martadi Highway since Monday morning demanding compensation for their land that was acquired in course of the highway construction. The District Administration Office and people's representatives turned a ...
Two teachers at a school in Bajura have faced action after they were reported to have come to work under the influence of alcohol. Teachers Dharma BK and Arjun Bahadur Bam of Kanda Bhawani Secondary School based in Chhededaha Rural Municipality-1 had come to school under the influence of ...

A week ago, Rupa Karki of Pinalekh in Badimalika Municipality-1 gave birth to her baby at her home with the help of a mid-wife in Martadi, the district headquarters of Bajura. Deuma Khadka of Kordh of the municipality also gave birth to her baby at home as the nearest health post Jugada Health Post is a ...
According to the 2014 report, 10 districts—Bajura, Bajhang, Kalikot, Humla, Achham, Rautahat, Mahottari, Jajarkot, Rolpa and Mugu—have HDI values less than 0.400 while 16 districts—Dolpa , Sarlahi, Doti, Siraha, Jumla, Pyuthan, Baitadi, Dailekh, Rukum, Dhanusha, Kapilvastu, Darchula, Saptari, ...
Dozens of villages in Bajura are reeling under acute shortage of drinking water after most of the local water sources dried up. Some 400-odd families in Dhim village in Himali Rural Municipality-6 are now making do with the river water after water sources in the village went dry. “We've had a tough time ever ...
According to acting chief at the Women and Children Office in Bajura, Bindu Badaal, the women started campaigns against child marriage with the growth in number of such cases of late. The women and children groups in the district have remained active to prevent such occurrences. Various kinds of ...

BAJURA: A 10-month-old baby has been killed in a fire that broke out in a house in Badimalika Municipality-1 of Bajura district, on Friday. An electric short circuit sparked the fire killing an infant and damaging property worth millions in the incident, according to the Bajura District Police Office.
BAJURA — Two men were killed and five others injured when a jeep (Se 1 Ja 940) plunged around 50 meters at Badimalika Municipality-8 in Bajura on Monday. The police have identified the deceased as the passengers Bal Bahadur Budha, 40, of Aananda rural municipality-3 in Humla and Kali Bahadur ...
Feb 19, 2018-People in eastern Bajura are facing food shortage due to prolonged drought in the region. As winter crop production declined this year because of extended dry spell, many families are struggling to put food on their table, according to an official at the District Agricultural Development Office (DADO).
Feb 18, 2018-Two men raped a 16-year-old girl in Budhiganga Municipality-7 of Bajura district, police said. The victim's family members on Saturday lodged a complaint at the District Police Office, stating that two local men overpowered the victim and raped her on Thursday. Police have taken the suspects, aged 30 and 22, ...

BAJURA: Sudur Sahitya Samaj Pratishthan (Literary Society) has been formed in the district for the first time. The society was formed to revitalise the literature and culture of the district, according to a press meet. The aim of forming this society is to preserve the literary and cultural aspects of the district, ...
She said “I hid the problem due to social stigma,” and added that she went to the District Health Office of Bajura for check-up after she couldn't take it anymore. According to Tek Bahadur Khadka, senior assistant health worker at District Public Health Office, Bajura, the main reasons for the problem are due ...
“On the one hand, there is lack of awareness of the advantages of vaccination, on the other, having access to a health facility for vaccination is simply out of question when they live in tents in the forests by leaving their village,” said senior Assistant Health Worker Dipak Shah of Bajura's Tante Health Post.
BAJURA: A Gandarva family, who has been living in a makeshift hut at road side along Saphe–Martardi road section in Budiganga Municipality-7 in Bajura district, has been deprived of benefits due to lack of citizenship certificate. Sapana Gandarva along with her two sons have been compelled to live a ...
Meanwhile, the mother of the new born baby has been traced and taken into police custody following an order from the Bajura district court. It is yet to be ascertained whether the mother is involved in the incident. The baby has been cremated, informed DSP Hari Bahadur Oli of District Police Office, Bajura.
Herbs found in Bicchya are the primary earning source for many herb entrepreneurs from Humla, Mugu, Kalikot and Bajura. Herb entrepreneurs provide compensation to locals for permission to collect herbs. Gumba, Lampata and Baddi forests are regarded as important for collection of herbs in Bicchya.


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