RAJBIRAJ — The police in Saptari have arrested a 47-year-old man on charges of human trafficking.
Yaswant Singh of Rajbiraj Municipality – 4 is accused of selling a woman of Bathnaha VDC of Saptari with ‘Yadav’ surname in Darbhanga of India on February 15, 2015.
Singh is a nephew of Nepal Sadbhawna Party founding Chairman, late Gajendra Narayan Singh.
The victim’s kin had filed a case at the District Police Office and the Appellate Court Rajbiraj on March 9, 2015 on basis of which Singh was arrested, Saptari’s Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Dan Bahadur Karki said.
Police have launched further investigation against Singh, according to the District Police Office, Saptari.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.