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Community schools in Kalikot a playground for local political leaders

Kalikot, Jan. 22 -- Panchadewal Secondary School in Mehelmudi held an election on Thursday to elect the members of its School Management Committee. The candidates organised publicity campaigns and dis... Read More


Young girls taking one step at a time to fight menstrual banishment

Kalikot, Jan. 15 -- Suchana Bhandari of Pulaha in Kalikot got her first period three years ago, at the age of 14. She informed her parents, who in turn told her that she must live in a 'period hut' ou... Read More


Safety barriers helped reduce number of accidents on Karnali Highway: Police data

Kalikot, Jan. 6 -- Three years ago, the Department of Roads had constructed a road safety barrier in the Surkhet-Jumla road section along the Karnali Highway. Since then, the number of accidents along... Read More


Children with disabilities benefit from health camp in Kalikot

Kalikot, Dec. 28 -- Sandesh Shahi received a walker at a camp organised for children with disabilities at Tilgufa Municipality in Kalikot district recently. The nine-year-old from the village of Chha... Read More


Karnali does not have a food shortage-it has a rice shortage, locals say

Kalikot, Nov. 27 -- Nama Raj Pyakurel's paddy field did not yield a single grain this year when last year, the same field had produced five sacks of rice. Pyakurel doesn't quite know why this happened... Read More