Chakre Milan, wife get clean chit from Special Court

Kathmandu, January 24

The Special Court today acquitted Milan Gurung alias Chakre Milan and his wife Indira Ghale of money laundering charges.

A bench of judges Ratna Bahadur Bagchand, Chandi Raj Dhakal and Pramod Kumar Shrestha Baidhya issued the verdict.

According to Registrar of Special Court Bhim Kumar Shrestha, the government had filed a case against Chakre Milan and his wife on May 19, 2013 accusing them of laundering Rs 7.8 crores.

Shrestha said the bench acquitted Chakre Milan and his wife of money laundering charges because the government could not prove charges against them.