Absconding attacker nabbed

KATHMANDU: Police nabbed an absconding man accused of attacking another with a rod, on Wednesday.

Nishan Tamang (25) of Chitlang-8, Makwanpur, currently residing in Kirtipur-3, was on the run after he attacked Bijay Lama (28) of Thapamara-4, Sarlahi in the drunken stupor, at the Tribhuvan University Cricket Ground.

Injured Lama is being treated at Kirtipur Model Hospital, police said.

Investigations are underway, police added.