PANCHTHAR — Police here have arrested a man on the charge of repeatedly raping his own 12-year-old granddaughter.
The 58-year-old man was arrested on the basis of information that he had been raping his granddaughter from time to time since December 16, 2017, police said.
Police got the information that he used to threaten his granddaughter should she disclose about the sexual abuse and arrested the perpetrator on the basis of this information, Deputy Superintendent of Police Bamdev Gautam said.
The girl has been rescued and sheltered at a safe house and the Paanchthar District Court on Tuesday remanded the perpetrator to judicial custody pending investigation.Follow @gorkhapost
Narayangadh-Muglin road obstructed
CHITWAN — The Narayangadh-Muglin road section has been obstructed following a landslide in Ichchhakamana Rural Municipality-6 of Chitwan district, on early Thursday morning.
The road section has been obstructed following a landslide at Tope Khola on the Narayangadh-Mugling section of the highway, the District Police Office Chitwan said.
According to police it will take five to eight hours to remove the landslide debris. Landslides are frequent on this section of the highway whenever it rains as the hill slopes on the road side have been scraped in course of the road widening works.Follow @gorkhapost