BARDIBAS: Police destroyed the hashish saplings planted at around 13 bighas of land in two VDCs in Mahottari district.
Police personnel from Mahottari District Police Office and Armed Police Force of Border Security Office were deployed in Kolhuwa Bagiya and Bhatauliya VDCs to destroy the hashish planted in the local farm.
According to Chief District Officer Ram Krishna Subedi, the team has destroyed the hashish planted at 8 bighas of land in Ward No. 7 and 8 of Kolhuwa Bagiya VDC and five bighas of it in Bhatauliya-7.
october 30, 2010
NOTE: in Nepal a Bigha generally equals about 8,316.8 m² or 89,522 sq.ft . So if my math is right 13 bighas = ~26 acres.
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