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Pop-singer Sugam Pokhrel arrested on charge of using narcotics

KATHMANDU: Popular Nepali pop singer Sugam Pokhrel along with six others was arrested from Setopul in the Capital for using narcotics.

According informed that, those arrested along with Pokhrel were drug abusers, but the police is yet to confirm Pokhrel’s involvement in the case. “We are investigating whether Pokhrel is also a drug user,” informed police.

Narcotics control bureau of Nepal police arrested three drug peddlers over the last four days. Those arrested are Mamata Buda, 29, of Nuwa Gaun-5 of Rolpa, Bikash Lo, 36, of Sarikhet Palashe-8 of Makawanpur and Krishna Prasad Barnawal, 34, of Champaran, Nagaroad, India.

Published Date: Friday, February 8th, 2013 | 10:53 AM

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