KATHMANDU — Ministry of Home Affairs has suspended five police officials including two Deputy Superintended of Police (DSP) who were investigating rape and murder of 13 years old Nirmala Panta in Kanchanpur for gross negligence in the case.
Those suspended officials are then spokesperson of Kanchanpur District Police Office Gyan Bahadur Sethi, CBI’s DSP Angur GC, two police inspectors Jagadish Bhatta and Yekendra Khadka and one Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police Ram Singh Dhami,according to statement released by the ministry.
The MoH has already suspended Superintendent of Police Dilliraj Bishta last week.
The decision was taken on Saturday after high level investigation committee led by Joint-secretary Hari Prasad Mainali submitted its preliminary report to Home Minister Ram Bahadur Thapa.Follow @gorkhapost
Petroleum products’ prices go down
KATHMANDU- The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has slashed the prices of petroleum products effective this midnight.
A meeting of the NOC held today reduced the prices of petrol, diesel and kerosene by Rs 2 per litre each. With the adjusted price list, petrol shall cost Rs 112 per litre while diesel and kerosene will be available at Rs 99 per litre, NOC spokesperson Birendra Goit shared.Follow @gorkhapost