KATHMANDU — Police have arrested notorious criminal Rajiv Gurung known as ‘Deepak Manange’ from Kathmandu on Thursday for his alleged involvement in extortion.
A special team sent by Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu arrested Manange and his assistant Rajkumar Singh for allegedly extorting money from businesspersons and real estate agents, according to DSP Rabindra Regmi of the Kathmandu Metropolitan Range, Kathmandu.
Manange has been facing a disproportionate property case at the special court on charge of amassing illegal property through criminal activities.
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”.