KATHMANDU, June 6: Police have arrested two people, including a Chinese national, on charge of operating an illegal Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) operation in Nepal.

CHITWAN, June 1: The Chitwan National Park (CNP) has arrested two persons on the charge of wildlife trafficking. Those arrested have been identified as Raj Chepang and Sundar Praja of Kalika Municipality-11.

KAPILVASTU May 22: Two people have been arrested from Krishnanagar Municipality-2, Kapilvastu, along with Rs 500,000 Indian currency. They were caught while they were trying to get away after colliding with a tractor.

KATHMANDU, May 22: The police have got permission to keep in judicial custody the 16 persons arrested in connection with a fake Bhutanese refugee scam for three more days.

MANAHARI, May 15: The police have arrested two persons who were on the loose after looting over Rs 3 million from a community cooperative in Panauti in Kavrepalanchok district.

MORANG May 15: The police have arrested five people for their alleged involvement in motorcycle theft cases all over Morang.

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 13: A division bench of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday ordered not to arrest Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan in any case filed after May 9, reported Samaa TV and ARY News. The court also granted the former premier bail for two weeks in the Al-Qadir Trust case.

KATHMANDU, May 12: Police have arrested one person on the charge of duping people with a promise to send them to the United States.

KATHMANDU, May 12: Police arrested 20-year-old Srijan Niraula for swindling 12 people out of Rs 1.5 million.

The so-called top politicians and big political parties are warned not to dig their political graves themselves by trying to shield the accused.

The recent revelation by Former Additional Inspector General of Nepal Police Bigyan Raj Sharma regarding the release of two people arrested earlier in connection with the fake Bhutanese refugees scam under political pressure has raised serious concerns about the justice system in Nepal. It is alarming to hear that high-profile leaders of the ruling parties including the then Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand are allegedly involved in such heinous crimes, and despite the evidence, they were able to influence the release of the accused.

KATHMANDU, May 7: The ongoing scandal involving fake Bhutanese refugees has sent shockwaves through Nepal's political landscape, with allegations of involvement of leaders of both the ruling and opposition parties.

KATHMANDU, May 4: Police have made some high profile arrests involving a racket accused of sending Nepali nationals to the USA in the guise of Bhutanese refugees.

KATHMANDU, April 30: The police have arrested one accused allegedly involved in the murder of Nira Pandey in Kapan.

KATHMANDU, April 9: Four youths who protested against Pancha Karna Rai aka 'PK' elected from Khotang constituency 1 who voted in favor of Koshi province have been arrested.

KATHMANDU, April 4: Dhanusha police have arrested 23 people on the charge of being involved in online fraud.

KATHMANDU, Police have arrested 65-year-old Mahendra Narayan Shrestha of Kathmandu Metropolitan City-11, a fugitive defendant in a banking crime case.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Three people have been arrested on the charge of sending Nepalis abroad in the guise of Bhutanese refugees. The Valley Crime Division has arrested Keshav Dulal, Sanu Bhandari and Tek Gurung for the offense.

BANKE, March 23: Police have arrested eight people, including Bhola Tharu, the president of Community Forestry Users Committee in Banke's Rapti-Sonari Rural Municipality-5 Binauna.

KATHMANDU, March 7: An officer of the Indian Navy, who was on a visit to Nepal, was arrested with a gun at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA).

BHAKTAPUR, March 5: Bhaktapur police have arrested a woman on the charge of engaging in sexual activities with her own minor sister.

KATHMANDU, March 1: The Nepali Army, which is investigating a case of financial irregularities against Major General Prem Shahi, arrested two more high-ranking army officers on Wednesday.

Kathmandu, Feb 18: The police have arrested 40 people involved in vandalizing and looting Lotse Mall located at New Bus Park area in Balaju as well as for torching police vehicles on February 13.

BIRENDRANAGAR, Feb 8: A joint team of police from the Karnali Province Police Bureau, the Narcotics Control Bureau Surkhet and the District Police Office Surkhet arrested four people with drugs hidden under the ground in Birendranagar. The police team arrested the people with 15 grams and 9 milligrams of brown sugar buried under the ground in a room near Pathibhara temple.

MORANG, Feb 8: A man has been arrested for allegedly raping his daughter-in-law.

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: Police have apprehended eight people involved in withdrawing hundreds of thousands of rupees by hacking bank accounts using an app called 'Nepali Keti'.

KAPILVASTU, Feb 3: Three people have been arrested along with 2.1 million illegal Indian currency from Taulihawa of Kapilvastu. They were arrested along with the money in a car with Indian number plate at around nine o'clock last night near Jamuhar Bridge in Taulihawa based on a special tipoff. Among those arrested are two Nepalis and an Indian national.

Two arrested on charge of rape

February 2, 2023 20:30 pm

BHAKTAPUR, Feb 2: Police have arrested two people on the charge of raping a minor by taking her to Bandeshwari forest of Nankhel Lakuri Bhanjyang, Bhaktapur Suryabinayak Municipality-9.

JANAKPUR, Feb 2: Four out of six detainees who escaped by breaking the wall of the detention cell at the Area Police Office in Dhanusa have been arrested.

JUMLA, Feb 1: Jumla police station, Haku, has arrested a fugitive sentenced by a court who was absconding. Dhan Bahadur Rokaya, 38, of Chandannath Municipality-8 of Jumla was arrested by the police from his own house.

Woman arrested with illegal drugs

January 30, 2023 13:52 pm

SURKHET, Jan 30: Police have arrested a woman with the contraband drug brown sugar. A joint team of Karnali Province Police Office, Narcotics Control Bureau and District Police Office Surkhet arrested Malati Baigar from Gandaki tole of Birendranagar-3 along with 440 milligrams of the narcotic drug and cash.

KATHMANDU, Jan 20: The Kathmandu Police have detained three persons with 731 passports from Gongabu in Kathmandu Metropolitan City-26. A team from Gongabu Police Sector acting on a tip off made the arrest from two hotels in Gongabu, and confiscated the passports from them, according to the police headquarters.

ARGHAKHANCHI, Jan 9: An Indian national and his wife have been arrested by Nepal Police in Arghakhanchi district for murdering three women in Arghakhanchi, Gulmi and Kapilvastu districts.

DHANGADI, Dec 28:  Police arrested a man with more than 9 kg of hashish from Attariya, Kailali.

One arrested with 5 kg of marijuana

December 25, 2022 15:30 pm

MORANG, Dec 25: The police have arrested one person with 5 kg of marijuana from the airport canal located in Biratnagar Metropolitan City-4.

JUMLA, Dec 17: Police have arrested two youths from Jumla with a powdered substance that looks like illegal brown sugar.

JANAKPUR, Dec 14: Dr Pankaj Chaudhary of Ramgopalpur Municipality-5, Mahottari, has been arrested by the Mahottari Police. Superintendent of Police Krishna Pangeni said that Chaudhary was arrested from his own house at 11 o'clock on Tuesday night.

Three arrested for honey trapping

December 11, 2022 14:30 pm

DANG, Dec 11: Three people have been arrested for honey-trapping a person in Dang. Krishna Gahatraj alias Anushka Singh of Gadawa Rural Municipality, currently residing in Tulsipur, Krishna Kumari Basnet of Tulsipur Gwar Khola and Rudra Bahadur KC of Narayanpur have been arrested by the police. The mastermind is Krishna Gahatraj.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: Police have made public eight people who were arrested in connection with the indiscriminate attack against two men including a bouncer in Galkopakha in Kathmandu with Khukuri in Sorakhutte, Kathmandu.

One arrested on charge of raping girl

October 11, 2022 13:12 pm

Chitwan, Oct 11; One person has been arrested on the charge of rape in Chitwan.

KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Police have arrested five people with drugs from different parts of the country.

KATHMANDU, Sept 11: Nepali national cricket team captain Sandeep Lamichhane, who is accused of raping a minor, will be arrested as soon as he arrives in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: A senior government official currently serving at the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation (MoCTCA) has been arrested  red-handed along with Rs 2.2 million in cash received as bribe from service seekers.

SURKHET, July 29: The police have arrested five people for their involvement in illegal currency transactions.

BARDIYA, July 28: Police arrested two Indian nationals from near the District Police Office along with two pistols on Wednesday afternoon.

SURKHET, July 25: A person has been arrested with kinetic stones, in Surkhet, Birendranagar.

BIRGUNJ, July 25: Three boys including a minor have been arrested by police on the charge of raping and murdering a four years old girl.

DHADING, July 19: Police have arrested two people, who allegedly collected money from businessmen in Ganga Jamuna Rural Municipality in the northern part of Dhading claiming themselves to be employees of the Inland Revenue Office.

JANAKPUR, July 18: A team of the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has raided Sahidnagar Municipality Office, Dhanusha. The CIAA team from Bardibas is checking the municipality files.

KATHMANDU, July 5: The District Court, Sankhuwasabha, has sentenced four persons to life imprisonment for the murder of six members of the same family in the district.