Three held for murder

Kavre, July 30:

The Area Police Office, Banepa, arrested three people on the charge of murdering Makhamali Kafle, 46, of Raviopi VDC-4, yesterday. The arrested, Binod Kafle, Uddhav Poudel of Sindhuli, and Basanta Lama, a bus helper, had allegedly killed Makhamali on July 18. Binod had gotten married to Makhamali, a mother of three children, three years ago for the sake of money, but was trying to get a divorce after he managed to get Rs 1.48 lakh from Makhamali. Binod allegedly murdered Makhamali with the help of Poudel and Lama as she threatened him either to return her the money or take care of her throughout her life.