Himalayan News Service
Kathmandu, March 13:
The crime investigation branch of the Valley Police has arrested 13 persons on charges of robbery. â€œYesterday, we arrested 13 members of a gang responsible for 21 cases of robbery and looting cash amounting to Rs 140,000 in the Valley,â€ Binod Singh, SSP at the branch, told reporters. Singh said three others of the gang are still at large. The police arrested Bir Bahadur Tamang, 21 from his residence Thankot-1, Kathmandu, while Ram Bahadur Tamang, 24, Laxman Tamang, 24, Subash Tamang, 19, Bir Bahadur Tamang, 16, and Basanta Lama, were arrested from Naikap-9, Kathmandu. They hail from Naubise-7, Dhading district. Binod Shanker BK, 22, was nabbed in Kirtipur municipality-2 while Akkal Bahadur Tamang, 34, Man Bahadur Tamang, 24, Arjun Tamang and Shambhu Tamang were arrested from Kalanki Chowk, Kathmandu. The last four hail from Naubise-2, Dhading. Police said Bhakta Bahadur Tamang, Karna Bahadur Tamang and Urgen Tamang of Naubise-7, Dhading, are still at large.