NC cadre’s ‘murderer’ held

ITAHARI:

A joint team of armed police and civil police has arrested Sakaldev Meheta, a cadre of the JTMM-J with arms from Narasingh of Sunsari on Tuesday, in connection of murdering a Morang-based NC cadre, Kiran Aryal, said Nagendra Thapa, chief of the APF border security office at Sunsari. They caught Meheta in an injured state. Thapa said that the team has seized a country-made pistol and three bullets from him. Police said Meheta had been injured by the explosion of socket bombs that was targeted to Kiran’s brother three weeks ago in Rajgunj Sinubari of Sunsari.