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Chinese nationals seem involved behind illegal smuggling of gold

  Kathmandu, Nepal      September 10 2018

Kathmandu, Nepal: Nepal Police has reached on the conclusion that the illegal gold that was seized on Sunday from Sardibas, Chumnubri Rural Municipality-3, Gorkha was sent by the Chinese nationals.  

Arrestee duo Mutup Lama, 58 and Lopchan Tenbe, 28, of Chumanubri rural municipality-7, Chhekampar of the district have revealed about the involvement of Chinese national in the illegal transition of the gold in Nepal.  

Sirdibas Police Post had arrested the Lama and Tenbe in possession of 5 kg gold each during a regular security check. Both the arrested persons were paraded amid a press conference on Monday. 

The arrested persons have confessed that they had carried the gold after a Chinese national promised them to give them Rs 50,000 if they transported the gold to Kathmandu.