BHAIRAHAWA — Police have arrested two Indian nationals possessing one kg undeclared gold from Bhairahawa of Rupandehi district on Wednesday.
Following up on a tip-off, an Armed Police Force (APF) team arrested Hari Om Kumar (25) and Sujit Kumar (26) of Motihari, India from the Eye Hospital Chok in Bhairahawa.
DSP Shankar Khanal said that the duo had wrapped the gold in a white fabric and tied it on the waist.
The two have been handed over to the Bhairahawa-based Belhia Customs Office for investigation.
The market price of the seized gold is around Rs 4.77 million, according to police.
NC consults experts on govt’s policies and programs
KATHMANDU — The main opposition party, Nepali Congress, has taken suggestions from experts regarding the government’s policies and programs.
A meeting of the Nepali Congress parliamentary party convened at the parliamentary party’s office in Singha Durbar today consulted with the economists and former bureaucrats on the policies and programs of the government.
The government presented its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 in the Federal Parliament on Monday.
Deliberations will be held on the policies and programs in the House of Representatives and the National Assembly from Wednesday.
NC leader Dilendra Prasad Badoo, talking to the National News Agency, RSS, said that the meeting reviewed the government’s policies and programs and also discussed on issues the party would speak on in parliament.
Before this, the Nepali Congress had decided to put its views in parliament by forming thematic committees.Follow @gorkhapost