HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE
BHAKTAPUR: Police on Tuesday arrested Lal Bahadur Tamang, 19 and Lila Bahadur Tamang, 27, of Bara on the charge of raping an 18-year-old girl in their rented room in Lokanthali, Madhyapur Thimi. The arrest follows a complaint lodged with police that she was raped in the morning. Police have launched an investigation into the incident.
KATHMANDU: Two separate incidents of burglary were reported in the Capital on Monday. An unidentified gang broke into the rented room of Sabin Ale of Sunsari in Maitidevi and made off with jewellery and electronic goods worth around Rs 269,000. In another incident, liquor and readymade winter wear worth Rs 80,000 were burgled from a shopping centre in Gothatar.
Truck-hit kills man
KATHMANDU: An unidentified man, who appeared to be in his 20s, died after being hit by a truck in Tokha, Chandeshwori- 2 on Monday. He was trying to cross the road when the speeding truck hit him at around 2:30 pm. Police have impounded the truck and arrested its driver for legal proceedings. Investigators said they were trying to establish the deceased’s identity and address.