Murder suspects held after a year

KATHMANDU: The Central Investigation Bureau of Nepal Police has arrested two absconding murder suspects from the Capital on Wednesday.

The suspects Seterong Tapang aka Bishman (32) and Manoj Tamang aka Pachhuwa (24) of Salme-5, Nuwakot district had allegedly beheaded Shyam Bahadur Magar of Chhepetar, Gorkha with a sharp weapon in Tarakeshwor in the Capital at around 9 pm on April 22, 2016.

Since then, the duo had been at large.

Meanwhile, the arrestees have been presented before the Kathmandu District Court on Thursday, seeking remand.