Journalists Lamichhane, Kandel and Karki arrested in connection with Pudashaini’s suicide
KATHMANDU: The police arrested journalists Rabi Lamichhane and Yuvaraj Kandel of News 24 Television and Asmita Karki of Okhaldhunga in connection with journalist Shalik Ram Pudashaini’s suicide.
According to Nepal Police Spokesperson DIG Bishwa Raj Pokharel, they were arrested on Thursday evening in connection with Pudashaini’s suicide. Journalist Pudashaini was found hanging in Kangaroo Hotel of Chitwan on August 5.
Journalists Lamichhane and Kandel and nurse Karki were told responsible for abetting Pudashaini’s suicide in the video reportedly taken by Pudashaini himself before he took his life.
Police have made preparations to take them to Chitwan for further investigation.
Published Date: Thursday, August 15th, 2019 | 08:57 AM