Hailstones damage crop in Bajura « Khabarhub
Thursday, July 25th, 2024

Hailstones damage crop in Bajura

15 March 2020  

Time taken to read : < 1 Minute

  • A
  • A
  • A

BAJURA: Hailstones coupled with rain have damaged wheat crop, vegetables and fruit farms here Saturday.

The Budhiganga, Badimalika municipality and other local level units in the lower part of the district experienced hailstorm for more than an hour, leading to significant damage to crops, said the Agriculture Knowledge Centre, Bajura.

Near-harvest wheat, barley and vegetables were damaged. The extent of the damage is yet to be calculated, said information office of the Centre Min Prasad Jaisi.

The farmers have suffered a great loss as a result of the hailstorm, Triveni ward no. 3 chairman Min Bhandari confirmed.

Meanwhile, the center has urged the concerned authority to provide relief support to the farmers who have suffered as a result of Saturday hailstorm, according to Acting Chief Govinda Sijapati.

The Budhiganga municipality is sending technical teams to every ward to assess the damage

Publish Date : 15 March 2020 12:41 PM

Four cases of Cholera confirmed in Lalitpur

KATHMANDU: A cholera outbreak has been confirmed in four individuals

Captain Shakya’s health stable: Hospital

KATHMANDU: Captain Manish Ratna Shakya of Saurya Airlines, who has

PM Oli: Investment environment needs improvement

KATHMANDU: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli emphasized the need to

Debt-ridden India labourer digs up diamond worth $95,000

DELHI: An Indian labourer’s fortunes have changed overnight after he

Lawmakers emphasize parenting education in committee meeting

KATHMANDU: During today’s meeting of the Women, Children, and Social