Person held with pistol from Bhaktapur

A person was arrested with a pistol and bullets from Gaththaghar of Bhaktapur on Thursday.

Jeevan Shrestha, 25, was arrested on charge of illegal possession of arms, according to Deputy Superintendent of Police Shyam Krishna Adhikari of Metropolitan Police Circle Bhaktapur. Shrestha is from Jalbire, Sindhupalchowk and is currently residing in Madhyapur Thimi-7.

Police seized a German-made pistol, a magazine and five rounds of bullets from him. The police will file a case under the Arms and Ammunition Act against Shrestha.

Responding to a tip-off, the police checked Shrestha’s motorcycle (Ba 45 Pa 7776) and traced the pistol inside its seat. RSS

Source: Nepalnews