Official’s transfer sought

DANG: Some 44 residents of Tulsipur, in a joint application, have sought immediate transfer of Prakash Yogi, an official at the primary health centre, Tulsipur, blaming him for carelessness while discharging his daily duty. — HNS

3 VDCs face food crisis

HETAUDA: Three VDCs of Makawanpur, Kankada, Barta and Sarikhet, face severe food shortage for seven to eight months each year, a study conducted by the Rural Development and Social Welfare Group revealed. — HNS

Flu claims one more

BARA: Panwa Devi, 55, wife of Ram Chandra Sonar of Madhuban VDC, died of viral influenza on Thursday. She died while being taken to Kalaiya for treatment. — HNS

Info centre on China

KATHMANDU: A China Information Centre is being set up here to provide information about China and enhance people-to-people connection between two countries. — HNS

Revenue office torched

Nepalgunj: Maoists, on Wednesday night, ransacked and torched the office of the Central and Far West Unit of the Revenue Investigation Department inflicting loss of about four million rupees. — HNS