A regional office of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) at Kohalpur caught red handed a Suman Kharel, a sub Sub Inspector of Police posted at District Police Office, Banke on Friday night.
Following up on a tip-off, a CIAA squad led by Chief of Liaison Office of the anti-graft body based in Khohalpur Basanta Kunwar captured Sub Inspector Kharel while he was receiving Rs 25,000 at Dhambojhi-based Crossroad Restaurant the previous evening.
Sub Inspector Kharel has been kept in custody at Area Police Office, Kohalpur.
According to the eyewitnesses, other civil dressed police officers had obstructed the vehicle of CIAA team while attempting to capture the Kharel.
Ten such officers, who were attempting to spare their colleague Kharel, have also been kept at Bheri Zonal Police Office.Follow @gorkhapost
13 injured after truck rams two buses
CHITWAN — At least 13 persons were injured when a truck rammed two passenger buses heading towards Pyuthan and Birgunj from Kathmandu at Nau Kilo area this morning.
Three among the injured are reported to be in critical condition. The accident took place at 3:20 am at Ichhakamana rural municipality–6, according to District Police Office, Chitwan.
The Pyuthan–bound bus (Na 4 Kha 6591) and Birgunj–bound bus (Na 7 Kha 5023) were rammed by a truck (Lu 1 Kha 5294) en route to Pokhara from Bhairahawa.
Among the injured 12 are from the Pyuthan – bound bus including its driver and the truck driver. Two are undergoing treatment at the Chitwan Medical College while 11 are being treated at the Purano Medical College.
The truck driver Krishna Chaudhary, 41, from Chiruri of Kapilvastu, Sabidevi Gharti Magar, 60, of Khalanga of Pyuthan and Pabitra Gharti Magar, 27, of Naugiritar of Pyuthan are in critical condition.Follow @gorkhapost