NAWALPARASI — Nawalaparasi police on Wednesday said that Rudra Narayan Chaudhari, who was taken in police custody after his lover Manisha Gharti Magar was found dead in a suspicious condition in Nawalparasi last Thursday, has not involved in her murder.
Manisha Ghartis was the sister of national football team striker Bimal Gharti Magar.
‘Did you choke Manisha Ghartimagar to death?’ police asked Ashish Chaudhary in polygraph test but he breezed the lie-detection test, police said.
Organising a press meet, police said Chaudhary was asked 11 questions during five hour long lie-detection test, Police Inspector Ram Prasad Pandey, who led the test on the suspect as a polygraph expert, said.
Earlier during interrogation, Chaudhary said that he had taken a bottle of beer on the day of the incident. He had told the police that he had slept outside the house while Manisha slept in after the brawl.Follow @gorkhapost
Chhayanath Rara Municipality bans liquor
RARA— Chhayanath Rara Municipality in Mugu district has been declared liquor-free zone. Declaration of a liquor-free zone was made amid a program on Saturday with a huge presence of locals from all 14 wards.
The municipality and local police administration had conducted a regular publicity campaign in all settlements for two months.
Chief Minister, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi read out a commitment paper by declaring a liquor-free zone to the municipality.
Chairman of Ward No. 5 Dambar Bahadur Rawal of the municipality shared that the municipality council took a decision two months ago to impose a ban on liquor in the municipality with the conclusion that gender-based violence, child marriage, misuse of development and irregularity increased due to liquor.
Mayor Harijung Shahi, lawmaker Gopal Bahadur Bam, representatives of Mugu Chamber of Commerce and Industries, among others were present on the occasion.
During the event, Chief Minister Shahi compared Karnali with heaven.Follow @gorkhapost