SANKHUWASABHA, Sept 27: Two police persons have been suspended on the charge for attempt to rape a 16-year old girl.
They are--Assistant Sub-Inspector, Dhanraj Khatiwada, working at Area Police Office, Ankhibhui and Police Constable Mikma Sherpa, based at Area Police Office, Hedangna.
The District Court has released ASI Khatiwada on general date while Police Constable Sherpa is in custody, said Deputy Superintendent of Police at the District Police Office, Sankhuwasabha, Shyam Kumar Saru Magar.
Meanwhile in Bhojpur, police have started necessary action against three persons arrested on the charge of their involvement in rape.
The arrested are Sandesh Rai, 16, of Salpasilichho rural municipality-4 of Bhojpur, Madan Rai, 25, of Bhojpur municipality-1 and Chhatraman Rai, 25, of Hatudagadhi rural municipality-6, according to the District Police Office, Bhojpur.
Sandesh was arrested for raping a five-year-old girl on September 22, Madan for raping a 15-year-old girl on September 18 and Chhatraman for raping a 47-year-old disabled woman on September 18.
Investigation into the case was underway by keeping them in custody, said Information officer at the District Police Office, Bhojpur, Charitra Bikram Karki.