MAHOTTARI — Police arrested two persons with a pistol and a round of bullet from Sripur-7 of Mahottari district in the wee hours of Sunday.
The suspects have been identified as Bikal Sah (32) of Sripur-1 and Anabaru Hak (28) of Sitamadi district of India.
Inspector Shambhu Pokharel of the Area Police Office, Gaushala said that the duo were arrested during a security check.
Police said that they have also confiscated a rod and a knife from their possession.
Far-West Province has high potential: Minister Bhatta
BAITADI— Minister for Industry, Tourism, Forests and Environment of Far-West Province Maya Bhatta has said that Far-West Province has high potentials for development.
At an orientation programme for journalists in Baitadi on Saturday, Bhatta said that the Far-West Province has high chance for religious tourism.
On the occasion, Province Minister Bhatta feted Far-West Provincial Chairman of National Association of Tourism Journalists (NATOJ) Amar Raj Bhattarai and newly-elected Chairman of Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) Baitadi chapter Mahesh Prasad Awasthi.Follow @gorkhapost