Two arrested with a gun from Khaptad National Park

Sep 23, 2021

Doti: Two people have been arrested for being involved in poaching inside Khaptad National Park.

A team of Nepal Army and park staff deployed for the security of the park arrested them. Among the arrested are Dil Bahadur Jethara, 59, and Birendra Bahadur Karki, 35, of Bajhang Khaptad Chhanna Rural Municipality -1.

According to Sinhasardul Gulm Khaptad, the Nepal Army recovered a loaded gun, five rounds of ammunition, two boxes of ammunition and a box of gun caps from the detainees.