NA defuses bomb planted in UML mayoral candidate's residence

NAWALPARASI: Nepal Army  defused a bomb planted in the residence of a CPN-UML mayoral candidate, Dhiraj Sharma, of Bardaghat Municipality  in the district on Saturday.

A bomb disposal team mobilised from the Bajradal Battalion  recovered the bomb outside  Sharma's house and  defused it, informed police.

Ffurther investigation is underway.