Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Raghubir Mahaseth, has said the government would operate electric rail service and ship in the country.
Inaugurating the bridge constructed at Kamala rivulet of Dudhauli municipality in Sindhuli on Wednesday, Minister Mahaseth said around 6,000 to 8,000 km road would be blacktopped within next four years.
He shared the information that the government had forwarded activities to operate electric rail service after constructing east-west railway within coming five years.
Minister Mahaseth further said that the government had been talking with donor countries for financial assistance to operate electric rail service.
A 26-year-old person died when a bus today hit a motorcycle near the Gulariya Bazar at Krishnapur municipality-5 along the East-West Highway in Kanchanpur. The deceased has been identified as Ranjit Rana, of Dhangadhi sub metropolis-10. He died on the spot. Pillion rider 15-year-old Ranjeshwori Rana was severely injured in the accident. She was referred…