SAPTARI — Police on Thursday have arrested three persons for their alleged involvement in raping a 15-year-old girl in Saptari on Wednesday.
The suspects have been identified as Baldev Sardar (35) of Kanchanrup Municipality-5, Ashok Sah (23) and Shiva Ram Sardar (18) of Portaha-9.
Sardar on Wednesday lured the girl under the pretext of giving her Rs 500 and took her to a bush 100 meters south of the municipality then raped her, the investigation report said.
The incident occurred while the victim was returning home from a local grocery shop, according to police.
Immediately after the incident, inebriated Ashok and Shiva, who came on a motorcycle, took the girl to the Koshi Barrage in Bharadaha-1 and rape her taking turns, said Inspector Gaurav Mahat.
The victim has been taken to the Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences for treatment.
First Roland Macaulay Cup to start on November 21
BIRATNAGAR— The First Roland Macaulay Cup is being held in the capital on November 21-24.
To be organized by the Cricket Association of the Blind, Nepal, cricket clubs–Myagdi, Jhapa, Bardiya and Tribhuvan Army–will participate in the First Roland Macaulay Cup twenty20 cricket tournament, said Pawan Ghimire, the Central President of the Association at a press conference here.
The estimated budget is approximately Rs 750,000. The opening match will be held between Jhapa and Bardiya, said the organizer.Follow @gorkhapost