RAJBIRAJ — A woman has been arrested by the police on the charge of swindling two persons out of Rs 9.5 million.
Police have identified her as Nunu Devi Jha, 60, of Bhardaha-1, Saptari and was arrested Monday. She heads the local Kankalini Multipurpose Service Center.
She allegedly swindled Prem Neupane of Bhadrapur-9, Jhapa and Kamrujma Sheikh of Kathmandu under different pretexts.
The arrested is being investigated for her alleged crime at the District Police Office, Saptari, Deputy Superintendent of Police Dan Bahadur Karki said. Acting on a complaint filed by the victims, police arrested Jha.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.