Bir's giant spud

KANCHANPUR: Bir Bahadur Adhikari of Krishnapur VDC in Kanchanpur district was amazed after he saw a potato weighing 1.45 kg in his field. Adhikari may be the first farmer to produce the biggest potato in the district. He planted potatoes on half a kattha of land and produced six quintals of potatoes. The average weight of the potatoes is a little over 400grams, said Adhikari.