KATHMANDU — Six doctors arrested from Birgunj for allegedly presenting fake academic credentials have been released on bail on Monday. Total eight doctors were arrested on the same charge while remaining two are still in custody.
Kushraj Giri, Isadul Haq, Ram Kumar Pradhan, Dinesh Kumar Sah Teli, Nimesh Pal Ram and Saroj Kumar Singh were released in bail after they posted the bail amount looked for by Parsa District Court .
Panna Lal Patel and Mohammad Rahullah failed to submit Rs 1.5millon and Rs3.5million respectively and have been resent to custody.
The Central Investigation Bureau of the Nepal Police had filed fraud cases against 36 doctors for presenting fake academic credentials.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.