Ward chairman accused of witchcraft, thrashed « Khabarhub
Saturday, July 13th, 2024

Ward chairman accused of witchcraft, thrashed

09 December 2019  

Time taken to read : < 1 Minute

  • A
  • A
  • A

CHITWAN: A gang of local youths has thrashed Ward Chairman Panch Bahadur Praja of Ichhakamana Rural Municipality-3 of the district after branding him a witch.

They also tried to put a garland made of shoes around the neck and also attempted to feed him urine and stool on Saturday evening, according to District Police Office, Chitwan.

A gang including locals Uttam Kumar Gurung, Birkha Bahadur Gurung among others were involved in the manhandling of the ward chairman.

Police have arrested the duo for their involvement in the attack.

The thrashing comes on the heels of a dispute that occurred after the youth aligned to the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) padlocked the ward office.

The situation turned ugly after the ward office was being shifted to a community hall.

Publish Date : 09 December 2019 21:28 PM

New alliance of UML and NC demand resignation of Sudurpaschim CM Sodari

KATHMANDU: The CPN-UML, Nepali Congress (NC), and Nagarik Unmukti Party

Copa América 2024 Final: When, Where it is, Who plays, and all the details of the final

It’s almost time to meet the champion of CONMEBOL Copa América

RSP has changed course, will be a strong opposition: DP Aryal

KATHMANDU: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has asserted that it

Woman dies of snakebite

SIRAHA: A woman has died after being bitten by a

Body of passenger who fell into Trishuli found in Narayani

KATHMANDU: A body has been found in the Narayani River