GORKHA — A father has been arrested in allegation of repeatedly raping his own nine-year-old daughter.
The police arrested Chandra Bahadur Kumal, 44, of Gorkha district – 11 following a complaint, said Birendra Thapa, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) at the District Police Office, Gorkha.
Investigations found that the father attempted to rape his daughter again some seven to eight days ago, and beat her up after she refused to submit to his advances. “We received seven days’ custody for Chandra Bahadur from District Court Gorkha on Sunday for further investigation,” Thapa said.
At least five rape cases were recorded in Gorkha district alone in the last one month, according to police.
Balmiki Education Foundation School students develop robot
BHADRAPUR— Students from Balmiki Education Foundation based in Birtamodh, Jhapa have developed several instruments including robot, drone and censor car.
Eighth grader Roshan Kumar Saha and his colleagues made a robot at the cost of Rs 180,000.
The robot developed by the students was kept at Science Exhibition of the school on Monday.