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  Health Desk Set Up At Birgunj Transit Point
    BIRGUNJ, Aug 20: A special alertness has been adopted at the border transit point in Parsa to prevent the entry of the Ebola virus into the country.

In view of the possibility of the deadly Ebola virus entering the country from the tourists carrying the virus who enter the country through the Birgunj check post, the District Public Health Office, Parsa today set up a Health Desk in front of the Immigration Department office near the Inarwa Police Station.

  Failed Warning System Behind Massive Damage
    BARDIYA, Aug 19: Victims of the Babai River flooding have said that the massive damage to human lives and properties was a result of the negligence of the local authorities. Locals said that the officials made no efforts to repair the flood warning system despite repeated requests, and so the siren, which should have gone off after the rise in the water level, never blared.

Krishna Khatri in Tappa village of Tulsipur VDC, whose house suffered damages during the past floods in 1999, was completely destroyed in the recent Babai River flooding. He has now lost complete hope of safety during disasters as even the early warning system could not help them at the time of trouble.

  Three DIGs Move SC Against Promotions
    KATHMANDU (REP-UBLICA): Three Deputy Inspector Generals (DIGs) at Nepal Police challenged the government’s decision to promote nine DIGs to Additional Inspector Generals (AIG) at Supreme Court on Tuesday. DIGs Bishworaj Singh Shahi, Prashuram Khatri and Sushilwar Singh Thapa filed separate writ petitions at the apex court seeking interim order against the promotion.

  Child Dies On The Spot In Road Mishap
    GOLBAZAAR (Siraha), Aug 20: A child died on the spot in a road accident at Pipra Pradh VDC in Siraha district Tuesday night.

The deceased has been identified as Mohammad Sahajad, 8, son of Ahamad Miya of Pipra Pradh-1, according the District Traffic Police Office, Lahan.

  Woman Commits Suicide, 150 Kg Beef Seized
    ILAM, Aug 20: A woman committed suicide at Jirmale in the district Tuesday night.

The deceased has been identified as Lalimaya Magar, 45, of Jirmale-1 in the district, according to Jirmale Police Post.

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