KATHMANDU: Police have arrested a man for his alleged involvement in a robbery case, from Kalanki of Kathmandu district on Saturday. The alleged has been identified as Suman Maharjan (45) of Kirtipur-20, currently living in Halchok. According to police, Maharjan had robbed Tej Narayan Shrestha (45) of Thakdhol, Nagarjun-6 while he was returning home after attending a wedding reception at Syuchatar on December 4. He had injured Shrestha by attacking him with stones and bricks and had robbed him of a half-tola gold ring, a two-tola gold chain, a cellphone and Rs 25,000 cash. A police team deployed from the Metropolitan Police Circle, Swayambhu had arrested Maharjan with the gold ring and the cellphone while it has been learnt that Shrestha had swallowed the two-tola gold chain. Police said they have sent him to the Bir Hospital for surgery. Meanwhile, police are further investigating into the case.
Kirtipur man held on charge of robbery
Published: 02:43 pm Dec 18, 2016