KATHMANDU — Nepal Police Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Ramesh Kharel has resigned from his post on Wednesday after serving for 29 years.
Kharel took to Facebook to announce his resignation today just a day after the government promoted DIG Sarbendra Khanal to the post of Inspector General of Police (IGP).
Kharel, congratulating Sarbendra Khanal for becoming the new Inspector General of Police, posted on Facebook “I would like to congratulate newly appointed IGP and wish for a fulfilling tenure. I would also like to end 29 years of my service from Nepal Police today.”
Kharel was in the race for the top post of Nepal Police. But, Khanal was ahead in the performance evaluation conducted by the erstwhile government followed by DIG Pushkar Karki.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.