JHAPA — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli said that no one should engage in political maneuvering in course of development, terming ‘development’ as a common agenda of all.
Laying the foundation stone for Damak View Tower at Dapga Gachi of Damak-6 on Friday morning, PM Oli stressed the need to rise above political interest for the sake of development.
Stating that the incumbent government has started exemplary work for country’s development, PM Oli said, “All should now join hands together to change the face of country.”
The Prime Minister said he was surprised at the criticism of the opposition who termed the government’s development plans as ‘baseless’ after the development plans were made public.
Nirmala Panta’s murder accused held after 24 days
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.Follow @gorkhapost