Cadre of armed group arrested from Dharan

PHIDIM: Police have arrested a woman affiliated to the Harahang group, who was also in the most wanted list of police, from Dharan of Sunsari on Wednesday.

The arrestee has been identified as Durga Limbu, a resident of Hangdewaki of Taplejung district.

According to DSP Shanti Raj Koirala, a tip-off to police led the team to arrest Limbu from her sister's house in Dharan of Sunsari district.

She had fled to Dharan after a clash with police in Santhakama of Taplejung on November 3.

Police said Keshav Rana Magar was also arrested from Itahari, who was also believed to have involved in that clash with the police.

However, the leader of the group is at large.

Till date, police have arrested its four members and other four member of the group have surrendered to the police.