UDAYAPUR, Dec1: Police have arrested Baburam Subedi, a senior leader and the district secretary of the Communist Party of Nepal (Biplav) here on Thursday as the district administration intensifies search and arrest following bomb attacks on election candidates in the district.
Subedi was arrested from a place called Ghumne at Belaka Municipality in the eastern part of the district.
On Wednesday, police had arrested Bal Bahadur Magar, the mastermind behind the ambushing of a vehicle carrying an election candidate from the Nepali Congress at Danuwar Besi of Udayapur Gadhi, police said.
With this the number of CPN (Biplav) leaders and cadres getting arrested on the charge of carrying out anti-election activities has reached 11, according to the police. RSS