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 .
Two held on charge of girls trafficking
BETRAWATI— Police have arrested two persons for their alleged involvement in trafficking five adolescent girls aged between 13 to 16 — to India.
The arrestees have been identified as Nirmal Biswakarma (23) of Bheriganga Municipality-12 of Surkhet and Bikas Pyakurel (20) of Chaughada in Likhu Rural Municipality-4 of Nuwakot.
The Surkhet Police had arrested Biswokarma from his home while rescuing the captive girls on Friday and produced him before court on Saturday.
Likewise, acting on the statement of the captive girls, police arrested Pyakurel from Battar Bazaar, Nuwakot on Sunday.
According to District Police Office Chief Basanta Kunwar, a case related to human trafficking was registered against them on Sunday and investigation into the case was expedited from the Nuwakot District Court.
It has been learnt that the duo lured the girls, on their way to play Bhailo on Laxmi Puja, by promising them good jobs in India and transported them to Surkhet.
The rescued girls have been kept at a shelter of Women and Children Service Centre of Nepal Police.Follow @gorkhapost