KATHMANDU — After acquiring ‘B’ class Alpine Development Bank Limited and ‘C’ class Seti Finance Limited, Century Commercial Bank Limited has started its joint operation from Monday.
Joint operation of the bank was inaugurated by Chiranjibi Nepal, governor of Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), according to a statement issued by the bank.
The bank has acquired these two financial institutions to expand its capital to Rs 8 billion. The bank now had 85 branches across the country, which would soon be expanded to 100.Follow @gorkhapost
Rape cases rising in Tulsipur High Court’s desk
DANG — The High Court Tulsipur in Dang last fiscal year settled 602 cases. As stated by court registrar Shreelal Poudel, in the period, the court registered 413 new cases and the number of cases in pending case (previous years) were 373. Of the total 786 cases, the court gave its final hearings on 602 cases.
The records show that among the cases filed in the period, the highest number is about rape which is figured at 88 and 70 have been already sorted out legally while 18 are under sub-judice.
Similarly, the cases registered seeking divorce were 21 and among them the court finished its proceedings on 19 cases.
The court has set up the civic help desk and arranged for free application writing facility, making the service system technology-friendly.Follow @gorkhapost