Biratnagar, April 12
Police in Morang district say they have arrested two more persons in connection with a firing attack on Hindu spiritual leader, Acharya Shreeniwas in Biratnagar of Morang in the wee hours on Sunday.
Whereas two persons were arrested on the same day of the incident, police nabbed two more on Wednesday evening.
Identity of the suspects has not been revealed yet for investigation purposed. However, it has been learned that two of them are from Morang district, and one each from neighbouring Jhapa and Sunsari districts.
“We are critically examining the case,” Chief of the District Police Office, SP Arun Kumar BS says, “We will make public our findings once we access the truth.”
An unidentified gang had opened fire on the spiritual leader at around 2 am on Sunday. He is currently undergoing treatment at the Neuro Hospital in Biratnagar.
Published on April 12th, Thursday, 2018 12:58 PM
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