NC leader dead

Rautahat: Eighty-year-old Shekh Anis, a leader of the Nepali Congress who was involved in the fight for democracy, passed away on Wednesday night while undergoing treatment in the Taiyab Nursing Home. He had been suffering from viral fever for three days. Anis, a resident of Rajpur Pharhadwa-4, is survived by a son and three daughters. - HNS

Tele-centre in VDC

KATHMANDU: National Information and Technology Centre on Thursday established a rural tele-centre in Malangwa of Sarlahi district. Subarna Shakya, executive director of the NITC stated on Thursday that the tele-centre would help expand IT to the rural areas. — HNS