VDC secys ‘robbed’ of cash


Three VDC secretaries in the district claimed that Rs 6.9 million allocated for the social security allowances was looted from a hotel in Pandusain on Friday night.

Secretaries Ram Prasad Joshi of Jagannath and Bai VDCs, Dil Bahdur Budha of Bandhu VDC and Kaman Singh Kunwar of Sapta VDC said an unidentified group looted the cash while they were staying at the hotel. They were on their way to the respective VDCs after receiving the amount from Martadi. Police took the VDC secretaries under control for necessary investigations.

Meanwhile, an unknown group looted Rs 1 million from Phanjok Lama, a Kimri-based trader, at Dolphu in Mugu on Saturday.

Posted on: 2013-06-17 08:40