DHANGADHI — Indian envoy to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri has called on Province 6 Chief Minister Trilochan Bhatta at latter’s office in Dhangadhi, on Thursday.
During the meeting, CM Bhatta requested Indian envoy to coordinate for upgradation of historic border points Gauriphanta and Jhulaghat border points along Nepal-India border in the region.
CM Bhatta and Indian envoy Puri also held discussions on transferring Indian agricultural technology to Province 6 to develop agriculture sector in the region.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs was informed about Puri’s visit to Mahendranagar and meeting with the CM Bhatta.Follow @gorkhapost
Dipak Manange sent to Dilli Bazar jail
KATHMANDU — Absconding murder accused Rajib Gurung, aka Deepak Manange, who was arrested on Thursday, has been sent to Dilli Bazar jail today.
Manange,who had won the PA seat from Manang in the provincial election from Provice 4, was presented at the Kathmandu District Court and sent to Dillibazaar jail as per the court’s verdict, according to police.
The Supreme Court (SC) in January had convicted Manange in an attempted murder case and sentenced him to five years imprisonment. He was on the run since the Apex Court upheld the Patan Appellate Court’s verdict to jail him for five years in an attempted murder case.Follow @gorkhapost