One held for possessing pistol in Nawalparasi

PARASI: Police have held a person in possession of a pistol in West Nawalparasi.

A team of police deployed from Amanigunj -based Area Police Office arrested Jamaluddin Nau alias Melu Musalman from Belaspur of Palhinandan-3 on Thursday night, the District Police Office said.

Acting on a tip-off police raided Nau’s room and found the pistol, said Superintendent of Police (SP) Rajendra Prasad Bhatta, chief at the West Nawalparasi Police Office, said.