KATHMANDU — Popular Nepali film action director and film producer Rajendra Khadgi has been arrested on the charge of human trafficking.
A team of Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police has arrested Khadgi from Thamel of the Capital on Thursday, according to CIB spokesperson Jivan Shrestha.
Shreastha said that Khagdi has been remanded to five days in custody for investigation.
The CIB started investigation against Khadgi based on the information that he has taken 11 people to South Korea on the pretext of making documentary and staging cultural shows and left them there.
According to a CIB investigation, Khadgi had collected Rs 1 to 1.5 million each from the 11 persons to take them to South Korea.Follow @gorkhapost
Govt to present its policies and programmes Monday
KATHMANDU — The government is preparing to present its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 at the Federal Parliament on Monday.
According to Joint Spokesperson at the Federal Parliament Secretariat Keshav Aryal, all preparations are over for the release of the government policies and programs to be made by the President Bidya Devi Bhandari from New Baneshwor-based Federal Parliament Building at 4:00 pm Monday.
President Bhandari would unveil the government policies and programs for the first time in the joint meeting of the Federal Parliament after the promulgation of the new constitution.
As per the constitution, the President can address any of the House meeting or the joint meeting of the Federal Parliaments and summon the lawmakers for their presence.
Vice President, top leaders of different political parties, high-ranking government officials, chiefs of the constitutional bodies, chiefs of the security bodies and chiefs of the diplomatic missions in Nepal are invited for the program.Follow @gorkhapost