Kathmandu : Two policemen have been arrested from Tribhuvan International Airport on charge of taking bribe from a woman in Kathmandu.
According to Kathmandu Metropolitan Police Spokesperson (SP) Ramesh Basnet, the team deployed from Police Circle Boudha arrested Prasani (ASI) Sanjeev Basnet and Personnel Suraj Khadka.
Basnet and Khadka, who were posted at the Central Police Special Task Force in Kapan, were working at the airport.
A preliminary investigation by the police has revealed that they took a bribe of Rs 90,000 from a woman saying, “We have received information that you have drugs. If you don’t pay, we will arrest you.”
SP Basnet said that departmental action would be taken against the arrested police personnel.