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Simana – The Axe Band

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on March 12, 2015

भारतले बन्द गराएकाे गीत

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A brief history of Kalapani

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on November 8, 2010

The North-Western Border of Nepal Background:  The Treaty of Sugauli of 4 March 1816 is the basis to delineate anddemarcate the western/north-western border of Nepal, even though the Boundary Treaty of 1 November 1860 is implied specially to the south-western portion, as the restoration of Banke, Bardiya, Kailali and Kanchanpur districts as new territory (Naya Muluk).  According to the Treaty of Sugauli, river Kali is the western boundary of Nepal with India.  The boundary river, Kali is delimitated by Article 5 of the treaty.  It says “the Rajas of Nepal renounces for himself, his heirs, and successors, all claim to or connection with the countries lying to the west of the river Kali and engages never to have any concern with those countries or the inhabitants thereof.”  So the place, where the river Kali is originated is the north-western corner border limit of Nepal with India and China as tri-junction.

Status of the River Kali and Kalapani:

It is not yet demarcated the status and origination of the river Kali.  The river is known as Kali at the upper reaches, Mahakali in the middle portion and Sarjoo or Gogra or western branch of Gogra when it comes down to plain area. Read the rest of this entry »

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