KATHMANDU — The left alliance has condemned the attack on Nepali Congress leader and election candidate from constituency-4 of Kathmandu, Gagan Thapa on Monday.
Issuing a joint press release, alliance’s coordinator of the election publicity committee in constituency no-4, Dharmadatt Devkota and joint-coordinator Sundar Purkuti said it was sheer cowardice to attack an election candidate during the door-to-door campaign.
The alliance has also wished speedy recovery of all those injured in the blast.Follow @gorkhapost
Three arrested with tiger hides
KATHMANDU- The Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) on Tuesday arrested three persons in possession of tiger hides.
The CIB said that Man Bahadur Tamang of Shailung Rural Municipality in Dolakha; Lokmaya Gurung of Barpak Sulikot Rural Municipality in Gorkha district and Amar Singh of Tilathi Koiladi Rural Municipality in Saptari district were arrested from Budhanilkantha in the capital city acting on a tip off about their involvement in smuggling of animals’ hides and skeleton.
All three have been sent to the Division Forests Office, Kathmandu for further actions. According to the Superintendent of Police Sudip Giri, the alleged would be booked as per the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act, 1973 and CITES Convention, 1975.Follow @gorkhapost