Baitadi, Feb 10 : The telephone and internet services have been disrupted with the lightning in the district for three days. The hailstorm followed by snowfall and lightning disrupted the communications service.
The thunder bolt struck a telephone tower at Katpate of Dasharath municipality, said Surat Khadka, Chief of Nepal Telecom Baitadi Branch. The locals from Chaukham of Sigas rural municipality-9 said they were deprived of basic communications after the network disruption. Khadka however said efforts were on to repair the tower to resume the communications. (RSS)