Chand Maoist torch truck, motorcycle in Dhading
Jul 24, 2015-
Banda enforcers of the Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist have torched a mini truck and motorcycle in Dhading district on Friday.
The CPN Maoist cadres torched a truck, Na 4 Kha 3622, en route to SIraha from Kathmandu, for defying the party called the strike at Chalise Bridge, Bhumesthan along the Prithivi Highway. Likewise, a motorcycle, Ba 1 Pa 1845, belonging to one Subba Lama was torched at a forest in Nalang along the Malekhu-Dhadingbesi road section.
The police have arrested a CPN Maoist cadre Prem Thapa for his alleged involvement in the arson.
Meanwhile, seven tourist bus en route to Pokhara have been stranded at Khani Khola along the Dhading section of Prithivi Highway. In district headquarters, only vegetable shops, grocery shops and dispensaries are open.
The schools in the district headquarters have remained closed after the CPN Maoist cadres, yesterday, telephoned the schools for their closure.
Published: 24-07-2015 12:44