Kathmandu : Police have arrested five persons on charge of abduction and taking hostages in Tulsipur of Dang district.
Police have arrested Nishan Shahi Thakur, Sumit Bhandari of Tulsipur-3, Prem Dangi and Durgesh Sharma of Ward No. 9 and Kamal BK of Ward No. 8. They are accused of beating and abducting 19 year old Lalit Wali and Raman Dangi of Salyan Bagchaur Municipality-9 from near the forest of Tulsipur-3 Damargaun.
According to the Area Police Office, Tulsipur, Vishal Sunar, 20, of Tulsipur-8 has absconded.
Chief of Police and DSP Shyamu Aryal said that the incident was being investigated.