KATHMANDU, Feb 23: Police have arrested a person on the charge of character assassination of a woman through social media.

Man arrested on charge of rape

February 19, 2024 20:45 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: The police have arrested Lokendra Kumar Tiruwa, 29, of Dailekh, on the charge of rape. The police arrested him from Kathmandu after receiving a complaint that he had raped a young woman by luring her with promises of securing a job in the police force.

CHITWAN, Feb 19: Two people have been arrested with a large quantity of marijuana in Chitwan.

DHANKUTA, Feb 14: Police have arrested four individuals with an illegal stash of around 594 kg cannabis near Sangurigadhi-6, Bhedetar Chowk, Dhankuta.

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 13: Police have disclosed the identities of two individuals who were arrested on Monday from Biratnagar-3 and Nemuwa in Budhiganga of Morang district in connection with planting suspicious objects on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Nepal Police has arrested 5,364 defendants who were found guilty by the court and were absconding in the last six months of the current fiscal year. According to the Nepal Police Headquarters, those fugitives who remained out of contact between mid-July and mid-February were arrested and sent to jail.

LALITPUR, Feb 6: The Managing Director of Hotel Square in Lalitpur, Romi Aryal, was apprehended by the police on Monday, according to SP Shekhar Khanal at Lalitpur Police Range.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: A total of 3,045 people have been arrested in the past six months on offenses related to narcotic drugs.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Kathmandu District Court on Monday extended remand of businessman Arun Kumar Chaudhary and two others for two more days. They were arrested in connection with the embezzlement of land belonging to the Bansbari Leather and Shoes Factory.

KAVREPALANCHOK, Feb 5:  Police have arrested three persons with a huge quantity of marijuana from Panauti municipality this morning.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: The Nepal Chamber of Industries and Commerce Kathmandu (NICICK) has condemned the arrest of industrialist Arun Kumar Chaudhary, who is also the chairman and managing director of CG Holdings.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Police have arrested three individuals with around Rs 10 million in cash from the casino of Annapurna Hotel.

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: Nepal Police have arrested 11 individuals with an amount of Rs 1,362,500. A team from the District Police Range, Kathmandu, and Police Circle, Sorhakhutte, arrested 11 individuals along with the cash from Hotel Vienna operated by Amala Roka Magar located in Kathmandu Metropolitan City-26, Jyatha. The information about their arrest was made public on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 30: Acting Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Prahlad Karki of BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) faced an attempted assault on the institute’s premises on Tuesday. Three people who went to the vice-chancellor's office have been arrested by the police for trying to smear soot upon him.

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Sunil Paudel, the former managing director of Nepal Telecom, and Bikal Paudel, the former executive director of Security Printing Center (SPC), have been arrested.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: Garment trader Naresh Agarwal has been arrested. He was arrested by the Department of Revenue Investigation (DoRI) on charges of hundi (illegally remitting money from abroad) and illegal gold trading.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11:  The Chitwan National Park (CNP) has arrested four people who were absconding after smuggling rhino horns. The CNP arrested them on the charge of smuggling rhinoceros horns by shooting them at various times.

Dr Govinda KC arrested from Maitighar

January 9, 2024 15:01 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Police have arrested a few individuals including senior orthopedic surgeon and medical education reform activist Dr Govind KC from Maitighar.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: Manager and staff of Kanti Bhairav Savings and Credit Cooperative Pvt Ltd at Gokarneshwor municipality-8 have been arrested for embezzling savings of depositors.

KATHMANDU, Jan 7: One person has been arrested for producing and selling cannabis-infused edibles through social media application Instagram.

SAPTARI, Jan 7: The police arrested an Indian citizen from Saptari with 530,000 Indian rupees of unknown origin on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 2: A couple belonging to a gang who took Nepali girls to New Delhi, India, and exploited them in 'online sex trade' has been caught by the police.

Kathmandu, Jan 2:  Police have arrested a manpower company owner on the charge of swindling more than Rs 1.9 million.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: Police have apprehended four individuals from Chabahil, Kathmandu, on the charge of kidnapping a man hailing from Rasuwa. The abduction incident, which reportedly occurred on November 26, came to light only after the victim reported it to the police.

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Police have arrested one person from Gokarneshwor Municipality-4, Gokarna Hanuman Chowk with fake notes worth Rs 24,000.

KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Police have arrested 22 human rights activists from a sit-in protest organised by the Human Rights and Peace Society (HURPES) at Maitighar in Kathmandu on Friday. The protest was organised demanding formation of a reliable judicial inquiry commission in connection with the Ncell share sale case.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Police apprehended Sujit Kumar Singh, a key suspect in the murder of Rupesh Swarnakar, the principal of Bal Ekata Boarding School in Kalaiya, Bara.

KATHMANDU, Dec 23: Police have arrested 24-year-old Suman Tamang of Tandi rural municipality-6, Nuwakot, on the charge of forcing girls into sex trade.

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: On Thursday, 17 activists were arrested during a protest at Maitighar Mandala in Kathmandu.

Murder accused arrested after six years

December 21, 2023 13:28 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 21: The police have arrested two people on the charge of murdering Narayani Timilsina, aka Apsara, six years ago.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: The police have arrested an individual who fled to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by defrauding 83 people on the pretext of attractive salary for foreign employment.

KHOTANG, Dec 19: Bhakta Bahadur Sunuwar, a 27-year-old resident of Aiselukhark Rural Municipality-1, was apprehended by the police on Monday morning on the charge of raping a 16-year-old girl.

RAMECHHAP, Dec 19: Man Bahadur Sarki, a teacher of Nawadarshan Secondary School in Likhutamakoshi Rural Municipality-7, has been arrested on charges of sexual abuse.

Ward chairman arrested with bribe

December 18, 2023 18:11 pm

BARA , Dec 18: Tara Karki, ward chairman of Jitpur Simara Sub-Metropolitan City-3, was arrested red-handed with bribe money on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 18: The police have arrested two people on the charge of creating fake vehicle registrations through document forgery. Among those arrested are Dil Bahadur Ghising Tamang, 42, originally from Temal Rural Municipality-8, Kavrepalanchok, currently residing in Bauddha, Kathmandu, and Aitasingh Tamang, 33, of 4 Manohara Municipality-4, Kageshwari.

JANAKPURDHAM, Dec 18: The police have arrested 28 people for pickpocketing during the celebrations of the marriage between Ram and Janaki.

KATHMANDU, Dec 17: The police have arrested Bhumi Nanda Devkota, a CPN (Maoist Center ) leader of Gorkha district on the charge of rape.

Two held with 25 kgs of Marijuana

December 17, 2023 09:25 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 17: The Narcotics Control Bureau of Nepal Police held two persons from Balambu of Kathmandu along with 25 kilograms of marijuana, the banned narcotics in the country.

MAKWANPUR, Dec 10: In Makwanpur, the police have arrested three people on the charge of demanding a ransom of Rs 10 million. Those arrested are Nischal Paudel, 33, Ganesh Ghale, 35, and Pritam Chhetri, 30, of Hetauda Sub-metropolitan City-9.

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Police seized two kilograms of gold from Nagdhunga in Kathmandu, leading to the arrest of three individuals on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 8: Nepal Police have arrested a person on the charge of assassinating the character of a woman through social media.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Nepal Police have arrested members of a group involved in the illicit operation of sending Nepalis to join the Russian army.

RASUWA, Dec 4: In the first quarter of the current fiscal year, Nepal Police have apprehended eight individuals involved in attempting to evade customs at Rasuwagadhi checkpoint. Subas Budhathoki, chief of the District Police Office, reported that confiscated goods worth Rs 33.1 million have been sent to Rasuwa District Court, Timure, for further legal proceedings.

KATHMANDU, Dec 2: The police have arrested three individuals in separate incidents related to fraudulent promises of foreign employment. A man and two women are facing charges for deceiving people with assurances of overseas job opportunities in Serbia, Malta, and Croatia.

KATHMANDU, Nov 23:  Police have arrested a person who operates hundi and online gambling.

BIRGUNJ, Nov 19: Police apprehended eleven individuals as they attempted to steal and tear down the national flag placed on the Singe Bridge in Parsagadhi-9. The arrests were made by a police team from the Area Police Office, Paterwa Sugauli.

Eight held on charge of murder in Bardiya

November 18, 2023 08:17 am

BARDIYA, Nov 18: Police have arrested eight people on the charge of their involvement in a murder at Suhelawa of Gulariya municipality-5 in Bardiya.

JHAPA, Nov 17:  Binod Thapa of Jhapa, Kamal Rural Municipality-1 has been arrested by the police on the charge of misusing social media by creating a fake Facebook ID.

KATHMANDU Nov 14: Police have arrested 17 people from Swoyambhu and Sankhu on the charge of gambling. A team mobilized from the Police Circle, Swoyambhu arrested some gamblers from a gambling den in the area along with Rs 400,000, playing cards and dice.

BARDIYA, Nov 13: The Bardiya National Park has nabbed four people along with weapons for their alleged involvement in the smuggling of wildlife.