>Nine administrative officials of Gandaki Medical College, including college chairman Khuma Prasad Aryal, are still on the run even weeks after a forgery case was filed against them at the Kaski District Court by the students.
Incumbent and former police officials as well as forensic experts have expressed concern over the government’s apathy towards the forensic sector, which they say has been hugely hampering investigations.
The Communist Party of Nepal, led by Netra Bikram Chand, was branded a criminal outfit by the government on March 12, paving the way for police action against the group and its members as per the country’s law.
A nationwide strike called on Thursday by the Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal, whose activities were banned by the government on Tuesday, largely crippled normal life across the country.
It all started with the murder of Sanam Shakya on March 2, 2018. But soon, police in Morang district discovered that Shakya’s killing was carried out by a group of smugglers to retrieve 33.5 kilos of gold that had been robbed from them.