SANKHU— The Metropolitan Police Circle at Bouddha in the capital city arrested nine gamblers along with Rs 80,000 in cash from a hotel in Jorpati on Wednesday night.
A police team deployed in plain clothes arrested the gamblers from a hotel run by Wangel Lama in Gokarneshowr Municipality-5, according to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Narendra Chand.
Those arrested ones are Anil Tamang, 23, from Kavre; Man Bahadur Khatri, 22, from Udayapur; 36-year-old Suklal Tamang from Ramechhap and others. Police said that case would be filed against the gamblers following further probe.
Nine gamblers arrested
Official nabbed red-handed with bribe money
MAHOTTARI— A first class non-gazatted official working at Land Revenue Office in Mahottari was held red-handed along with Rs 10,000 in bribe money.
Nayab Subba Dhak Bahadur Karki was held by a team of the anti-graft body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Saturday afternoon. He is charged of accepting bribe money from a service seeker while managing documents in regard to land.
The CIAA Office based in Bardibas said that Karki would be booked as per the Corruption Control Act.
It is said that Nayab Subba Karki was transferred to the Mahottari Land Revenue Office just some months ago.