DOLAKHA — Three persons including a community forest chairman have been arrested in possession of a leopard hide on Wednesday.
The suspects have been identified as Narad Sunuwar — Chairman, Bhusune Sangure Community Forest of Kabre, Baityashwor Rural Munipality, Dolakha — Pradeep Gajmer and Bed Bahadur Sunuwar of Baityashwor Rural Municipality.
Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from the District Police Office, Dolakha arrested them while they were searching for prospective clients to sell the hide, according to police.
Police said that they have confiscated the leopard hide which was 5.9 feet long and 2.6 feet wide from their possession.Follow @gorkhapost
NA chair stresses on quality and vocational education
KATHMANDU- Chairman of National Assembly (NA) Ganesh Prasad Timilsina has said that the vocational and quality education were the first priority of the state.
Inaugurating the golden jubilee programme of Pashupati Secondary School of Modi Rural Municipality today, NA chair Timilsina said that technical and quality based education were the foundation of the prosperity of the nation.
On another note, he shared that 339 existing laws will be amended until March 5 and 124 new laws will be enacted.
Similarly, Gandaki Province Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment Minister Bikas Lamsal said that the provincial government was urging federal government to declare Pokhara as tourism capital.
Speaking in the same programme, Pakistani ambassador to Nepal Mazhar Javed said that age old ties between Nepal and Pakistan will be further strengthened and partnership would be fostered in the education sector as well.Follow @gorkhapost