KATHMANDU — Police have arrested a man on Wednesday for his alleged involvement in killing his colleague. The arrestee has been identified as Krishna Bahadur BK (46) of Bhorle-3, Rasuwa district.
An unidentified man was found dead on the bank of Pyutar Kamare River in Tarkeshwor Municipality-9 on April 22. Later police identified him as Shyam Bahadur Magar in his late 40s, from Chhepetar of Gorkha district.
Magar’s body was found covered with a sack. Deep cuts were seen on his neck and eye.
Preparatory examination of police found that BK had met Magar at Machhapokhari Chok of Kathmandu on April 14.
Later, Magar told BK that he came to Kathmandu in search of a job and asked a job with BK. BK then decided to hire Magar for Rs 1,200 per day as a construction worker.
Although BK had assured to give Rs 1,200 per day to Magar, their contractor paid him Rs 1,100 only.
Magar and BK drank together at the latter’s room after receiving wages of six days. Magar then walked out of the room expressing dissatisfaction over the payment.
Later, BK with his cousin and the contractor followed him and killed Magar, said police.Follow @gorkhapost
First Roland Macaulay Cup to start on November 21
BIRATNAGAR— The First Roland Macaulay Cup is being held in the capital on November 21-24.
To be organized by the Cricket Association of the Blind, Nepal, cricket clubs–Myagdi, Jhapa, Bardiya and Tribhuvan Army–will participate in the First Roland Macaulay Cup twenty20 cricket tournament, said Pawan Ghimire, the Central President of the Association at a press conference here.
The estimated budget is approximately Rs 750,000. The opening match will be held between Jhapa and Bardiya, said the organizer.Follow @gorkhapost