KATHMANDU — An unknown group has vandalized the Bhaisipati-based Dish Home TV station on Wednesday morning.
The group hurled petrol bomb at Dish Home control unit office in Bhaisepati early Wednesday morning, according to Lalitpur SSP Pitambar Adhikari.
The incident occurred at 6:15 am early today, informed Adhiukari. Cruiser borne attackers sprinkled petrol on the transmitting unit of the control office and set it ablaze, police said.
Police suspects that the Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Moist might have carried out the attack on the television network for airing Indian news Channel.
No captures have been made relating to the attack yet.
Police team on the site has been evaluating the damage brought about by the attack. Police also informed that they have identified one of the three motorcycles, however, said further investigation upon the case is underway.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.