TANAHUN — A fire that broke out at Malla Mattress and Quilt Manufacturing Industry of Iswor Malla has gutted the physical property of around Rs 1.6 million last night.
The mattress and quilt stored in two rooms of the industry based in Galchhina of Shuklagandaki municipality-5 were completely destroyed by fire, said Sub Inspector at Belchautara Area Police Office Kashiram Chaudhary.
However no human casualty was occurred in the incident, he informed. The police immediately reached the site after being informed of the fire at around 12 last night. The police and locals joined hands to douse the fire.
4 held with illegal pharmaceutical drugs
SUNSARI — Police have arrested four people in possession of illegal pharmaceutical drugs at Dharan on Sunday.
Albert Gurung and Anish Tamang of Munal Chowk in Dharan-10, Nawaraj Gurung of Dharan-15 and Arun Chaudhary of Khanar in Itahari-11 were arrested on charge of smuggling and selling the illegal pharmaceutical drugs, according to the police.
The police arrested the accused during a routine check at Dharan-based Tinkune checkpost. The police have also recovered 630 ampules of nitrazepam, 140 ampules of nitrasone and seven bottles of dilex from the detainees.
The arrestees have been kept under the police custody for further investigation.Follow @gorkhapost