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Chand Maoist torch Ncell towers in different places

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KATHMANDU — Cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led Maoist torched Ncell towers in Lamjung on Saturday.

As some leaflets, published apparently by the party, were recovered from some incident sites, police suspected that the party made the multiple attacks on the telecom company.

According to the Nepal Police Headquarters daily news release , towers in Shivasatakshi-2 of Jhapa, Kubhinde Daha-9 of Salyan, Laxmipur-1 of Dang; Ashrang-7 of Gorkha; Hiletaksar of Lamjung and Yangsila-8 of Morang were set on fire.

Owing responsibility to the incident, student leader Sujan Adhikari said they would continue their nationwide campaign against private companies making government services more problematic.

Equipment worth thousands of rupees was destroyed in the incidents, according to police.

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Nirmala Panta’s murder accused held after 24 days

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KANCHANPUR — Police in Kanchanpur have made public an accused arrested in connection with the murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur’s Bhimdatta Municipality.

Dilip Singh Bista, 41, of Baghphanta, Bhimdatta Municipality was made public at a press conference at the DPO. Bista was arrested on Saturday,according to the District Police Office Spokesperson Deputy Superintendent of Police Gyan Bahadur Sethi.

Nirmala was found dead in a sugarcane field on July 27, a day after she had gone to her friend’s home to get a notebook.

Bista,who was released from prison last year after serving nine years for murdering his brother-in-law Narayansingh Thapa, works as a daily-wage labourer.

According to Bista’s statement to police, he helped Nirmala fix her bicycle chain before raping and killing her on July 26. He told police that killed her to avoid being arrested again.

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