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Mastermind of media entrepreneur Arun Singhaniya’s murder held

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JANAKPUR – Police on Tuesday arrested the alleged mastermind of media entrepreneur Arun Singhaniya’s murder, six years after the incident.

Singhaniya, who was shot dead on 1 March 2010, was publisher of Janakpur-based newspaper Janakpur Today and owner of Radio Today.

Police arrested Chandra Pradeep Yadav alongside his girlfriend from Dhanusha district last night.

Yadav had been operating criminal activities in Nepal from India since long time, according to police.

Gunmen had shot Singhaniya three times at point-blank range close to his residence in Janakpur in 2010.

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Over 20,000 drivers taken action through CCTV monitoring





KATHMANDU— The Metropolitan Traffic Police Division (MTPD) has effectively launched monitoring of vehicles plying on the road through close circuit (CC) camera in Kathmandu valley.

Traffic Police are keeping a close watch on drivers to check whether they are following the traffic rules or not.

A total of 20,024 drivers of various vehicles faced action based on such monitoring. The police begun this bid since 2073 BS and it has become effective so far, said SSP Basanta Panta of the Traffic Division.

Most of the cases were related to violation of the traffic lane and driving on ‘one way’ roads, he added.

The police are monitoring the traffic activities through 460 close circuit cameras installed at the Division Office, Ranipokhari.

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