KATHMANDU — Police have arrested two persons in illegal possession of Rs 1.4 million from Rehdon bridge in Samakhusi in the Capital on Friday night.
A team from Metropolitan Police Beat, Ranibari arrested Kiran Bhattarai and Sagar Lamsal from Dhading district during a security check.
The source and purpose of transporting the money are yet to be known, said Deputy Superintendent of Police Dipak Bohara, adding that investigations were on.
Police however suspect that the amount was received through Hundi, which is illegal in Nepal.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.