BUTWAL — Police have arrested 26 gamblers from Tilottama municipality-5 this morning.
They were caught red handed gambling from the house of Manish Adhikari.
Police also confiscated Rs. 946,195 from them along with cards and gambling tools, according to DSP at the Area Police Office, Butwal Prawan Bhattarai.
Country marking today as Black Day
KATHMANDU- The country is marking today (December 16) as Black Day to protest the disposition of the first democratically elected government by the late former king Mahendra Shah on December 15, 1960.
Mahendra took charge of the state with the help of the then Royal Nepali Army and formulated the Panchayat System by overthrowing the elected government led by B.P. Koirala and dissolving the parliament.
Various programmes are scheduled on the occasion.Follow @gorkhapost