Youth committing suicide in quarantine facility had COVID-19

ROLPA, July 3 -- A youth who committed suicide in a quarantine facility on July 1 tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday. According to Chief District Officer Narendra Rana, the throat swab samples of... Read More

Rolpa's Sunil Smriti Rural Municipality to hire teachers on its own

ROLPA, June 30 -- Sunil Smriti Rural Municipality in eastern Rolpa has come up with a new plan to address the issue of privately-paid teachers at the community schools in the rural municipality. In t... Read More

In Rolpa, quarantine facilities are packed but proper testing is still hard to come by

Rolpa, June 4 -- At present, almost all the COVID-19 quarantine facilities in Rolpa are already filled with people. Although the federal and provincial governments haven't done anything significant to... Read More

Rolpa finds it harder to cope with lockdown, mental health issues surfacing

ROLPA, May 17 -- Every next household in the villages of Rolpa lives with the hidden wounds of the decade-long Maoist insurgency. Hundreds were killed and disappeared from Rolpa, the epicenter of the ... Read More

Ambushes everywhere: Rolpa folks forced to go through recurring pain even 14 years after end of Maoist insurgency

ROLPA, May 9 -- It's already been almost 14 years since the then Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) and Nepal government signed the Comprehensive Peace Accord (CPA) in 2006, ending a decade-long war an... Read More

Lightning kills two in Rolpa

ROLPA, May 7 -- A lightning strike killed two persons in Rolpa on Thursday. Two men of Lungri Rural Municipality-2, Sirpa, died after being struck by lightning at around 8:30 am today. The deceased ... Read More

Amid lockdown, Rolpali youths undertake distance learning via radio, YouTube

ROLPA, April 11 -- Targeting the Secondary Education Examination (SEE) examinees, some youths of Rolpa have initiated a distance learning program. At a time when lockdown period is being extended by ... Read More