Posts tagged ‘Heavy



“Even if the election date were postponed by few months, the sky will not fall. Holding elections at gunpoint against the will of the Madhesi people will be counter-productive.” Meanwhile, he warned that the country will have to pay a heavy price if …

After highly impaired production in last post winter season due to lack of rain, this second spell of yield loss due to heavy rain has become too difficult to absorb,” said K K Mintri, Chairman of Terai Indian Planters Association.

Heavy rainfall warning worries Bengal tea belt again

Posted on: Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016

“One can well imagine what it is to have good rainfall after such a long dry spell that started last October and continued till May end causing us to suffer from over 40% production loss,” said Mr. K K Mintry, Chairman of Terai Indian Planters Association.

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.

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