Mugu farmers face difficulties to sell apples this year due to bad road conditions

Mugu, Sept. 16 -- This year's monsoon rains severely damaged the 94-km long Gamgadhi-Nagma road stretch in Mugu, along the Karnali Highway, rendering the only road that connects the district with the ... Read More

Inmates kept in custody in Humla and Mugu for lack of prisons

Mugu, Sept. 12 -- Dhanlal Rokaya, who was remanded into custody a year and a half ago by the Humla District Court, is still in police custody at the District Police Office in Humla. Due to a lack of ... Read More

Buoyed by apple sales, farmers in Mugu turn croplands into orchards

Mugu, Aug. 25 -- A decade ago, Hari Rokaya of Talcha farmed three cereal crops in his plot, but now he has turned the patches into an apple orchard. Rokaya who harvested traditional crops to make end... Read More

Red tape's repercussions: Social Security Allowance finally distributed after nine months in Mugu

Mugu, July 23 -- Seventy-six-year old Chakhulli BK from Dhum Village in Rara Municipality recently received her old-age allowance of Rs 19,000. That amount represented her cumulative monthly allowance... Read More

Rara Airport lies in a state of disrepair

KATHMANDU, July 22 -- Mohan Giri, chief of operations at the Mugu airport, is responsible for connecting signals received from various airports to airborne flights-a job that puts him on his toes duri... Read More

Early marriage rampant in a village in Mugu, despite being declared child marriage-free four years ago

MUGU, July 20 -- Sixteen-year-old Kalpana Buda from Lamera village in Khatyad Rural Municipality, Mugu, is the mother of a 10-month-old boy. She failed the School Education Examination last year and h... Read More