Kathmandu, October 10
The Kathmandu District Court has allowed police to keep cricket star Sandeep Lamichhane in custody for the next seven days to investigate a rape charge against him.
As the police presented him before the court on Monday, the court issued the order as demanded by the police.
Lamichhane, who was abroad when the complaint was filed, was arrested at the Kathmandu airport last Thursday.
Sandeep Lamichhane rape charge: What happened when?
September 6: A 17-year-old girl files a complaint against the then captain of the Nepal national cricket team, Lamichhane, accusing him of raping her.
September 8: Kathmandu police receive an arrest warrant against him.
September 8: Cricket Association of Nepal suspends Lamichhane from the team.
September 9: Lamichhane leaves his CPL team, saying he would return home soon.
September 25: Lamichhane says he is in isolation to deal with stress but will return to defend the case.
September 26: Nepal Police circulates a diffusion notice among all Interpol members, seeking help to arrest him.
October 6: Lamichhane arrives in Nepal to get arrested.
October 10: Lamichhane gets remanded for seven days to let the police continue the investigation.