MAHOTTARI — Mahottari district court has convicted three persons for the abduction and murder of an eight-year-old child and sentenced them to 31 years in prison on Monday.
A single bench of Justice Subhasbabu Puri convicted Sabir Ansari, of Bhatauliya-1, Sudhir Kumar Sah, of Bhatauliya-2, and Anish Kumar Sah, of Bhatauliya-3, for the murder and abduction of the child.
The trio had abducted Jenish Mahaseth of Bhatauliya-2 and murdered him on January 10, 2016.
The court has also slapped 20 years in prison terms on them for the child’s murder and an additional 11 years for abduction. The court has imposed Rs 50,000 fine on each of them.Follow @gorkhapost
34 people involved in sex trade arrested
KATHMANDU — Metropolitan Police Circle Gongabu has arrested 34 people involved in sex trade.
During a joint operation held last night at Deepjyoti and Mitranagar area in Gongabu, law enforcement officers raided restaurants running as a cover for sex trade, sale of contraband drugs and gambling. Among the arrested 19 are men and 15 women.
Circle’s Chief Pratap Poudel said the operation is part of a broader plan of making the Naya Bus Park area a controlled sector for human trafficking and sex trade.
He added that further investigation is being launched with police planning to file cases against 12 of the arrestees.Follow @gorkhapost