Myagdi, May 11: Police today made public six youths arrested on the charge of murdering a man and raping a minor.
Five people involved in the murder of Dhajendra Pun of Malika-5 Devisthan and Vijay BK, 21, of the same place who raped an 11-year-old girl in Devisthan were made public.
According to Shyam Kumar Rai, Deputy Superintendent of Police, District Police Office, Myagdi, Bhesh Bahadur BK, 21, and Ram Bahadur Pariyar, 21 had murdered Dhajendra with help of other 3. The police investigation has revealed that Dhajendra was killed due to old dispute.
The accused have given a statement to the police that they murdered Dhajendra while he was invited to the wedding of Bhes Bahadur’s brother.
Dhajendra’s body was found buried in a cave in Barahathan of Marchula Community Forest in Punthok. Four were arrested from Pokhara and one from the village.
The police had conducted an investigation based on the mobile set left by the accused at the spot, the connector wire of the mobile charger used to hold the neck.
Meanwhile, police have made public 21-year-old Bijay BK of the same village who absconded after raping an 11-year-old girl. The relatives of the victim had lodged a complaint with the police on May 2.