BANEPA — Police on Tuesday arrested four persons on the charge of inflicting damages on the Ncell telephone tower at Deupur of Gairibisauna village in Kavre district.
The detainees have been identified as Raman Pariyar (27) of Panchkhal Municipality- 6; Lal Bahadur BK (37) of Panchkhal Municipality-3, Shyam Shrestha (43) of Panauti Municipality-11 and Chamar Singh Tamang of Nayagaun Deupur-3.
The suspects associated with the CPN Maoist led by Netra Bikram Chand are being investigated for the charge, District Police Office, Kavrepalanchok informed .
Nirmala Panta’s murder accused held after 24 days
KANCHANPUR — Police in Kanchanpur have made public an accused arrested in connection with the murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur’s Bhimdatta Municipality.
Dilip Singh Bista, 41, of Baghphanta, Bhimdatta Municipality was made public at a press conference at the DPO. Bista was arrested on Saturday,according to the District Police Office Spokesperson Deputy Superintendent of Police Gyan Bahadur Sethi.
Nirmala was found dead in a sugarcane field on July 27, a day after she had gone to her friend’s home to get a notebook.
Bista,who was released from prison last year after serving nine years for murdering his brother-in-law Narayansingh Thapa, works as a daily-wage labourer.
According to Bista’s statement to police, he helped Nirmala fix her bicycle chain before raping and killing her on July 26. He told police that killed her to avoid being arrested again.Follow @gorkhapost