CHITWAN — Chitwan district police have arrested a man on charge of pedophilia.
Police captured 53-year-old Himlal Sunar of Narayani Municipality-10 in west Chitwan for his alleged involvement in a sexual abuse against a 13-year-old boy from the locality.
The Chitwan District Police Office stated in a press release today that Sunar was arrested on the basis of a complaint that he took the boy to a banana plantation near the village and made the boy to indulge in an unnatural sexual activity with him.
Police held Sunar on Sunday after the boy’s relatives filed a complaint with the police against him on Saturday.
The kin have stated in the complaint that Sunar committed sexual assaults against the boy at different times luring him with money or by threatening him.
4 held with illegal pharmaceutical drugs
SUNSARI — Police have arrested four people in possession of illegal pharmaceutical drugs at Dharan on Sunday.
Albert Gurung and Anish Tamang of Munal Chowk in Dharan-10, Nawaraj Gurung of Dharan-15 and Arun Chaudhary of Khanar in Itahari-11 were arrested on charge of smuggling and selling the illegal pharmaceutical drugs, according to the police.
The police arrested the accused during a routine check at Dharan-based Tinkune checkpost. The police have also recovered 630 ampules of nitrazepam, 140 ampules of nitrasone and seven bottles of dilex from the detainees.
The arrestees have been kept under the police custody for further investigation.Follow @gorkhapost