UDAYAPUR — Police have arrested two people on the charge of raping a minor girl here at Beltar-Basaha Municipality of the district on Thursday.
According to Region Police Office, Beltar, the arrestees are the girl’s father and a cousin brother of 13-year-old.
Police arrested them after her mother filed a complaint against them regarding alleged rape assault case.
Police said, involvement of maternal uncle was also established in the case.
“We have launched a manhunt to nab the absconding maternal uncle and an investigation on father and brother is underway,” police said.Follow @gorkhapost
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