Extortionists arrested

Rupandehi: Police in Butwal said on Tuesday that a gang involved in extortion has been arrested. SP Jagat

Man Shrestha said they had nabbed

Bijay Nath Yadav, Govinda Chidimagar, Padam Chaudhary, Chaudhary Dangoriya Tharu and Ram Prasad Thapamagar while they were forcing Sharad Man Shrestha, the owner of New Sangam Feed Industry, to pay Rs 100,000 as donation on Monday. — HNS

Jail term for doctor

BHIMPHEDI: Makawanpur District Court on Tuesday handed over a two-year jail sentence and a fine of Rs 500 to Dr Anil Kumar Pradhan on charge of murder. A single bench of District Judge Udaya Prakash Chapagain sentenced him for murder of Suntalimaya Tamang, a local of Hetauda municipality-1,while administering illegal abortion in 2006. — RSS