KAPILVASTU — A bomb went off targeting the mass meeting addressed by CPN (Maoist Centre) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachand’ at Pakadi of Mayadevi Rural Municipality in Kapilvastu district Saturday.
A huge blast occurred immediately after the Maoist Centre Chairman completed his address to the mass meeting organized by the left alliance.
The blast went off some 100 meters away from the stage of the mass meeting.
Police said that no human casualty has been reported in the incident.
On Friday, three bombs had blasted in the district.
Meanwhile, Chief District Officer of Kapilbastu Madan Bhujel said that the security personnel are deployed in an intensive manner to conduct the polls in a fearless manner.Follow @gorkhapost
Three arrested with tiger hides
KATHMANDU- The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) on Tuesday arrested three persons in possession of tiger hides.
The CIB said that Man Bahadur Tamang of Shailung Rural Municipality in Dolakha; Lokmaya Gurung of Barpak Sulikot Rural Municipality in Gorkha district and Amar Singh of Tilathi Koiladi Rural Municipality in Saptari district were arrested from Budhanilkantha in the capital city acting on a tip off about their involvement in smuggling of animals’ hides and skeleton.
All three have been sent to the Division Forests Office, Kathmandu for further actions. According to the Superintendent of Police Sudip Giri, the alleged would be booked as per the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act, 1973 and CITES Convention, 1975.Follow @gorkhapost