Locals of Bhadrapur against the government's decision to set up a coronavirus-specific hospital in an under-construction building of Mechi Hospital

Birtamod, May 27 -- The province 1 government in coordination with the district coronavirus infection control, monitoring and coordination committee in Jhapa has proposed to set up a coronavirus-speci... Read More

Bahradashi in Jhapa discontinues rapid diagnostic tests questioning its reliability

Jhapa, April 29 -- A local unit in Jhapa has decided to discontinue the use of rapid diagnostic test kits, citing unreliability in their results. Bahradashi Rural Municipality took the decision after... Read More

Damak Municipality expedites Covid-19 tests after a case was reported in the eastern town

Damak, April 27 -- Damak Municipality on Sunday collected samples of 74 people from three of its wards to test for Covid-19, as two people in Jhapa district tested positive for the disease. The throat... Read More

Strawberry fields in Tarai producing good harvests

Birtamod, March 27 -- Manjil Roman was working in Dubai when he heard that farmers were growing strawberries in Bhagudubba, Bahradashi rural municipality. He returned home last week, and one of the fi... Read More

Jhapa farmers are growing tobacco, a crop more profitable than paddy

Birtamod, Feb. 29 -- The farmers in Jhapa district are generating good income from tobacco farming. Easy market access and good value for their products are the major reasons for farmers to be attract... Read More