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Supreme Court Orders Government Not To Arrest Actress Shilpa Pokhrel

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  Kathmandu, Nepal      August 18 2019

 

Kathmandu, Nepal, Aug 18, 2019: Supreme Court (SC), the Apex Court of the country, has on Sunday ordered the government not to arrest Nepali actress Shilpa Pokhrel, who has been charged of polygamy. 

Responding to the writ petition filed by Hema Ojha, film maker Chhabi Ojha’s first wife, for polygamy against Chabbi and Shilpa, a single bench of SC Chef Justice Cholendra Shumsher JBR ordered not to arrest Shilpa. 

However, the SC has ordered both parties to be present in court on September 1. 

Domestic dispute between Chhabi Ojha and his third wife Shilpa had take a nasty turn and lately landed in the court after Shilpa filed a case of domestic violence against Chhabi. 

Following the case of Hema Shilpa went to High Court at Patan after the court issued an arrest warrant against her for the charge of polygamy. However, the Court had rejected the appeal to halt the arrest warrant. She had moved the SC against demanding justice.