CHITWAN— Police arrested three persons on charge of their involvement in the murder of Rupa Thapa at Rapti Municipality-6, Mudbhara of east Chitwan.
Rama Thapa, 52, was murdered with the use of sharp-edged weapon on Monday evening while she was asleep at her home.
Police busted three murder-accused persons on Tuesday evening. Investigation into the incident is taking place, shared Durga Raj Regmi, Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP).
Police have not revealed the names of the people held with murder charge.
Official nabbed red-handed with bribe money
MAHOTTARI— A first class non-gazatted official working at Land Revenue Office in Mahottari was held red-handed along with Rs 10,000 in bribe money.
Nayab Subba Dhak Bahadur Karki was held by a team of the anti-graft body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Saturday afternoon. He is charged of accepting bribe money from a service seeker while managing documents in regard to land.
The CIAA Office based in Bardibas said that Karki would be booked as per the Corruption Control Act.
It is said that Nayab Subba Karki was transferred to the Mahottari Land Revenue Office just some months ago.