Incident Reports

Arrested on charge of human trafficking from Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Chandragiri, Ward 1

35-year-old Chitra Prasad Dhungel, a permanent resident of Sudarharaicha-8 in Morang, currently residing in Chandragiri municipality-1, has been arrested on Saturday in accusation of trafficking people to South Africa. It has been revealed that Dhungel charged 7 lakh or more to take the victims to South Africa in the context of providing employment in Johannesburg. However, after reaching South Africa, the victims were made to work without pay. They were subjected to inhuman treatment. The victims escaped and came back to Nepal. Further investigation regarding the case is on-going.