KATHMANDU — Metropolitan Police Crime Division, Teku has arrested a gang of four fake policemen on charges of doing fake raids in various stores and shops on Sunday.
The fake police gangs used to undermine shopkeepers and collect ransom from them, according to police. The gang was active in Kalanki, New Baneshwor, Samakhushi, Thamel zones, among others.
The four-member gang was led by Top Bahadur Kunwar also known as Deepak, 55 of Gwadi-8 of Gulmi, informed SP Sahakul Bahadur Thapa, spokesperson of the division.
Other members of the gang are Govinda Chaulagain, 40, Chauri VDC of Kavre, Nim Bahadur Kunwar, 50, Bijuli-9 of Pyuthan and Sunil Chaudhary, 28, Biratnagar-6 of Morang district, Thapa said. Of them Chaudhary was found involved in the preparing identity cards and other documents required to carry out police raids.
Following a tipoff from a special source, a squad deployed from the division had arrested the gang red-handed while they were conducting a fake raid.
Kunwar was acting as a deputy superintendent of police, Chaulagain as an inspector and Nim Bahadur was posing as a sub-inspector. Police seized Indian Rs 16,500 and NRS 60,000 from their possession, police said.Follow @gorkhapost
Govt to present its policies and programmes Monday
KATHMANDU — The government is preparing to present its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 at the Federal Parliament on Monday.
According to Joint Spokesperson at the Federal Parliament Secretariat Keshav Aryal, all preparations are over for the release of the government policies and programs to be made by the President Bidya Devi Bhandari from New Baneshwor-based Federal Parliament Building at 4:00 pm Monday.
President Bhandari would unveil the government policies and programs for the first time in the joint meeting of the Federal Parliament after the promulgation of the new constitution.
As per the constitution, the President can address any of the House meeting or the joint meeting of the Federal Parliaments and summon the lawmakers for their presence.
Vice President, top leaders of different political parties, high-ranking government officials, chiefs of the constitutional bodies, chiefs of the security bodies and chiefs of the diplomatic missions in Nepal are invited for the program.Follow @gorkhapost