Elections won’t stop, decision on threshold soon: Nayak

Posted on: Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017

According to him, the government was working out to convince the agitating Madhesi parties to take part in the local level elections scheduled for May 14. “Elections won’t stop at any cost,” he said, mentioning that the Election Commission has been …

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.