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SC seeks details of previous verdicts on rape-accused cricketer Lamichhane’s case
The Supreme Court has ordered the submission of the details of the previous verdicts on the case against minor-rape-accused cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane. A single bench of Justice Hari Phuyal on Friday ordered to release all the documents including the district and appellate court verdicts (from the registration of the case to Patan High Court’s order to release Lamichhane on bail) on rape accused Lamichhane’s case.
Nagarik Unmukti Party’s lawmaker Chaudhary sent to jail
Arun Kumar Chaudhary, Member of Parliament from Kailali-2, who was sentenced to 6 months imprisonment in the 13-year-old arson incident, has been sent to jail. He was arrested in Banke on Thursday. The police produced him in the Kailali District Court on Friday morning.
Madhesh Province CM Yadav expands cabinet
Chief Minister of Madhesh Province Saroj Kumar Yadav has expanded his cabinet on Friday. He appointed six more ministers and three ministers of state in his government.
Police nab six in allegation of taking Nepali girl to India for sacrifice
Police have arrested six people under the allegation of taking a Nepali girl to India for human sacrifice. According to SSP Jeevan Shrestha, head of Anti-Human Trafficking Bureau of Nepal Police, a 16-year-old Nepali girl was rescued by the Human Trafficking Bureau of the Nepal Police with the help of the Nepali Embassy in New Delhi,and the Indian Police.
EC sending back Rs three billion out of election budget
The Election Commission (EC) has said of the total amount allocated for holding elections to the member of the House of Representatives and Province Assembly, around Rs three billion would be sent back to the State coffers.
Gold price down by Rs 1400 per tola today
Gold price decreased by Rs 1,400 per tola in the domestic market on Friday. It was traded at Rs 106,100 per tola today. The price of the yellow metal was traded at Rs 107,500 on Thursday per tola (11.66 grams), according to the Federation of Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers Association.