Crime


Unfortunate that Nirmala murderers not yet found Thursday, July 25th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The main opposition Nepali Congress party has said that it was unfortunate that the murderers of Nirmala Pant were yet to be found, even one year after the incident. Issuing a statement here today, party spokesperson Biswa Prakash Sharma has said that it was a failure on part of the..

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CIAA steps up sting operations in Far-West State Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

KANCHANPUR: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has stepped up its sting operations in the Far-West State. Bhimduttanagar-based office of the CIAA had initiated sting operations in the far-west region from Transport Management Office in the fiscal 2072/73 BS. In the..

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Two Chand-led Maoist group cadres arrested Monday, July 22nd, 2019

JUMLA: The police on Monday morning arrested two cadres of the banned Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand from the district. A team from the district police office led by inspector Nabin Oli arrested Birkha Bahadur Shahi of Hima rural municipality-7, the party district secretary, and..

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Indian national held on charge of captivating girl in Nepal Saturday, July 20th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The Kathmandu police on Saturday arrested an Indian national on charge of captivating a 17-year-old girl. Pradip Kumar, 23, has been accused of luring and holding the girl hostage in his rented apartment in Kuleshwor, Kathmandu, said the police, adding that Kumar originally from..

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65-year-old arrested on rape charge in Eastern Nepal Friday, July 19th, 2019

OKHALDHUNGA: A 65-year-old man has been arrested in Okhaldhunga, Eastern Nepal on the charge of raping a 10-year-old girl. The alleged perpetrator is from Bhadaure of Chisangkhudi rural municipality-6 and his arrest followed the filing of a complaint against him to the police by the girl's family,..

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CIAA receives 24,048 abuse of Authority complaints

KATHMANDU: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) received the largest number of complaints in its history of 29 years in the fiscal year 2018/2019. The CIAA received a total of 24,048 complaints and finalised 15,611 cases in the fiscal year 2075\76 BS..

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CIAA arrests road office employee for taking bribe Thursday, July 18th, 2019

TANHAUN The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Pokhara's team arrested Prakash Poudel, a computer operator at the Division Road Office at Damauli, and Sumit Shahi of Wild Strong Consultancy while taking bribe. CIAA Pokhara's Spokesperson Meghnath Rijal said that a team of..

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Indian drug peddler held with hashish in Chitwan, Nepal Monday, July 15th, 2019

CHITWAN: Police held an Indian national in possession of 43-kg hashish in Chitwan. A police team deputed from Area Police Office, Tandi under the command of Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) Santosh Acharya nabbed Nurjaha Khatun with hashish at 8.30 pm on Monday. Khatun, aged around 70, a..

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New-born stolen from hospital in Western Nepal Saturday, July 13th, 2019

PALPA: A new-born baby has gone missing from a hospital here on Friday. The baby was born in Lumbini Medical College Prabhash at around midday and it was reported missing at 3pm. The baby was born to 22-year-old Jamuna Rana of Tansen municipality-9 and it was reportedly stolen by an unidentified..

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Biplav lead Maoist Group’s Solukhumbu secretary arrested Thursday, July 11th, 2019

CHITWAN: The Chitwan police has arrested Shiva Khadka, the Solukhumbu district secretary of the Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav' led group. Police were searching for Khadka on a tip-off that she had been hiding in Chitwan. Khadka was arrested from Jyotinagar area of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-26 on..

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Son kills mother in Southeast Nepal Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

RAUTAHAT: Guddu Yadav, 20, from Ramgadhwa Nayabasti from Birgunj Metropolis killed his mother using a sharp weapon. Duddu killed his mother Shova Devi,20, after a dispute over the sale of buffalo, the police said, adding that he slit her throat with the sharp weapon. Although Shova Devi tried to..

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Nepal police arrested five swindlers Monday, July 8th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Nepal police on Monday arrested five persons with fake gold biscuits from Bauddha area in Kathmandu district. They during an investigation have been found to have swindled people by selling the fake gold bars, said Senior Superintendent of Police Sahakul Thapa. The arrestees have been..

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Indian national arrested on murder charge Saturday, July 6th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Police here have arrested an Indian national on the charge of murdering an elderly woman in the district. Locals of Purkot apprehended the Indian citizen on the charge of murdering 60-year old Kunta Maya Thapa of Purkot of Ghiring Municiplity-4 and handed him over to the police, said..

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Nepal Police arrested four attackers from Kathmandu Friday, July 5th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The police have arrested four persons who were fleeing after stabbing two persons from Kathmandu. A team from the Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu acting on a tip off arrested Asim Lama and Saroj Shrestha, both from Udayapur, Nishchal Alemagar from Kaski and Saroj Rai from..

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Nepal police arrest two Pakistani citizens for theft Thursday, July 4th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Two Pakistani citizens have been arrested by police on the charge of stealing money from a money exchange. Mohasin Khan,32, and Puja Mohasin Khan,31, were arrested from Bhaktapur today. In the pretext of exchanging foreign currency, the duo duped the owner of the Davis Metro Money..

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