Shram reporter missing


Chief reporter of Shram weekly Chandra Lal Giri has been missing for two weeks. According to a press statement issued by the editors of the weekly today, Giri was arrested by security forces in plainclothes from Pulchowk on December 30. A resident of Okhaldhunga, Giri was also associated with other weeklies including Halchal and Economic Post. — HNS

Aid for tsunami victims


The students of People’s Dental College, Nayabazaar, handed over Rs 60,000 collected for tsunami victims of Sri Lanka to the ambassador of Sri Lanka to Nepal, Grace Asirwathan, amid a function on Tuesday. — RSS