Highway robbery


Robbers looted three Indians on board an Indian truck in the jungle area between Chormara and Arunkhola on Thursday night, Superintendent of Police at the Nawalparasi District Police Office, Ramesh Kumar Pandey, said, adding that they also looted property worth one lakh rupees from the driver of the truck. According to Pandey, the robbers also took away an Indian van bearing the registration number UPH 400023. Transport workers of other vehicles took the looted Indians to Jyamire of Dumkibas the same night. Police have been conducting a search for the looters and the truck.