CHITWAN — A man accused of killing a girl three days before at Kalash Hotel in Narayangadh was arrested on Tuesday from Dhading.
The District Police Office, Chitwan arrested Hem Bahadur Thapa, 26, of Gumdi VDC – 9 of Dhading. He was arrested in Dhading and carried to Chitwan, police said.
Thapa is accused of murdering Rita Bhujel, 27, from Mangalpur of Bharatpur Sub Metropolis – 16 at the hotel. Police claim that Thapa murdered Bhujel at the hotel before fleeing.
The accused has confessed to mixing a rat poison in Bhujel’s meal at first and strangling her to death with a shawl after she started to quiver in pain, police claim.
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.Follow @gorkhapost