KATHMANDU — President Bidya Devi Bhandari has joined Twitter on Monday.
President Bhandari’s Twitter handle is @ PresidentofNP, according to President Bhandari’s Chief Personal Secretary, Bheshraj Adhikari.
Adhikari said that President Bhandari joined the Twitter with an objective of direct connection with the people.
In her first tweet, President Bhandari has appreciated the government’s effort in children’s access to education.Follow @gorkhapost
34 people involved in sex trade arrested
KATHMANDU — Metropolitan Police Circle Gongabu has arrested 34 people involved in sex trade.
During a joint operation held last night at Deepjyoti and Mitranagar area in Gongabu, law enforcement officers raided restaurants running as a cover for sex trade, sale of contraband drugs and gambling. Among the arrested 19 are men and 15 women.
Circle’s Chief Pratap Poudel said the operation is part of a broader plan of making the Naya Bus Park area a controlled sector for human trafficking and sex trade.
He added that further investigation is being launched with police planning to file cases against 12 of the arrestees.Follow @gorkhapost