Crime


One nabbed with six kilogram of gold Sunday, July 1st, 2018

KATHMANDU: The Metropolitan Police Range Kathmandu has arrested a person for possessing six kilogram of gold. A police team deployed from Nagdhunga arrested a person at 7:00 this evening based on a tipoff that the person was carrying gold by keeping in a motorcycle while coming to Kathmandu from..

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Notorious gangster flees French jail by helicopter

PARIS, (AFP): A notorious gangster who said his life of crime was inspired by films such as "Scarface" pulled off a brazen jailbreak on Sunday, fleeing a prison near Paris aboard a hijacked helicopter in a commando-style operation. Redoine Faid, 46, broke out of the prison with the help of two..

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Two including one Indian arrested with 3 kgs of gold Saturday, June 30th, 2018

KATHMANDU: The Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu has arrested two people including one Indian national along with three kilos of gold. A squad from the Range arrested Deepak Kumar Morre, 19, from India and Manoj BK, 23, Kanchanpur from the Nagdhunga area during checkimg carried out at around..

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Bajeko Sekuwa branches raided Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

KATHMANDU: The special investigation committee probing the 33 kg gold scam raided the outlets of Bajeko Sekuwa, a popular restaurant in the capital. The committee today screened through the outlets in Anamnagar, Sorhakhutte, Samakhushi, Battisputali, Kamalpokhari and Gairidhara. Following the..

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Three hundred thieves arrested Monday, June 11th, 2018

KATHMANDU: The Metropolitan Crime Division has arrested 307 persons charged of theft. The arrest was made in a 15-day Kathmandu valley theft control special campaign that began on May 27. The accused have been charged of stealing valuables from various private homes in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and..

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47 fake Korean Language Test examinees arrested Sunday, June 10th, 2018

KATHMANDU: The police on Saturday arrested 47 fake Korean Language Test examinees from various seven exam centers in the Capital. The fake examinees were attending the examinations on behalf of other genuine examinees, said Spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police Range Mohan Kumar Thapa. Of..

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Contractor shirking construction arrested Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

SINDHUPALCHOK: Police here have taken under control a contractor for delaying the construction activities on different pretexts. Dharma Raj Bhandari, a contractor of Sunaulo Khimti JV assigned to upgrade and blacktop the Khadichaur to Mudhe section of Lamosanghu-Jiri roadway was arrested from..

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Kanchanpur serving as route for women trafficking Monday, June 4th, 2018

Sher Bahadur Singh, BHIMDUTTANAGAR: Kanchanpur is being used lately as a route for women trafficking. Data with Maiti Nepal, Kanchanpur shows that women trafficking in the name of foreign employment is believed to be taking place here in a dramatic fashion. At time of interventions by the Maiti..

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Suspended SSP Khatri remanded in custody Thursday, May 31st, 2018

MORNAG: District Court Morang has ordered the administration to remand in custody Senior Superintendent of Police, Shyam Bahadur Khatri, one of the accused behind the 33-kg gold smuggling. The hearing on whether to keep suspended SSP Khatri in custody for further investigation was conducted after..

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Raped woman with mental disorders gives birth to child Friday, May 25th, 2018

ROLPA: A mentally retarded woman who was raped has given birth to a child. The 22 – year – old woman from Rolpa municipality – 2 has given birth to a child raising questions over the child's care. A local mothers' group has been providing clothes and looking after the infant as the mother..

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Gore’s hearing ongoing Thursday, May 24th, 2018

MORNAG: The District Court, Morang, has recorded the statement of Chunamani Upreti 'Gore', the main accused in 33 kg gold smuggling scam and murder of Sanam Shakya. As recording of Gore's statement was not completed in the second consecutive day on Thursday with District Judge Narayan Prasad..

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Main accused in gold smuggling case, Gore, made public Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

KATHMANDU: Chudamani Upreti alias Gore, the main accused in the smuggling of 33.5 kilogrammes gold, has been made public. In a press meet organized at the Ministry of Home Affairs today, police made Gore public. It is stated that he was arrested from Gaurighat in the capital early this..

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Bomb goes off at Ward Chair’s house, two injured Monday, May 21st, 2018

DAMAK: An unidentified group detonated a bomb at the house of Bhim Poudel in Damak-7 last night. Poudel is the Ward Chairperson of the Damak Municipality Ward Number 7. Two people including a woman were injured as they were hit by shrapnel due to the explosion. The explosion has caused minor..

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Six arrested along with Rs 26 million fake currency notes Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

KATHMANDU: Police have arrested six persons along with Rs 26 million fake currency Nepali notes within the past three days. They were arrested by the Metropolitan Police Sector, New Bus Park. Metropolitan Crime Investigation Division, Teku, said that preparation was underway to make them public..

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Case related to arms and ammunition filed against Guru Sriniwas Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

BIRATNAGAR: The District Police Office, Morang, has started investigation after filing a case under the arms and ammunition act against Hindu Guru Sriniwas Acharya. Acharya was arrested on the charge of getting himself shot on Monday, said Superintendent of Police, Arun Kumar BC. Police on Monday..

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Hindu pundit Sriniwas Acharya held from Kathmandu Monday, May 7th, 2018

KATHMANDU: Hindu pundit Sriniwas Acharya, who was earlier shot at on April 8, has been held by the police on Monday. Acharya has been accused of issuing instructions to shoot himself. The police who have been investigating into the case for almost a month nabbed Acharya from Kathmandu, where he..

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Three arrested on charges of selling idols Sunday, May 6th, 2018

KATHMANDU: The police on Sunday made public three persons accused of smuggling invaluable metal idols of various god and goddess amid a programme in the Capital. Dipak Ratna Shakya, Sugat Ratna Shakya and Shishir Shakya, who were arrested on Friday, have been charged with selling metal idols of..

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