Incident Reports

Three Arrested on Charge of Human Trafficking


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

Morang, bechbikhanko aaropma giraftar. Police have arrested three including two women in Biratnagar on November 28 on charge of human trafficking. The arrestees were identified as Prakash Shiwakoti, 27, his wife Manisha Siwakoti and Radhika Bishwakarma alias Ranjita of Hetaunda, Makawanpur and currently living in Biratnagar Sub-metropolis-15. According to SI Shanta Ram Karki of District Police Office, they were arrested after a trafficked woman filed a complaint against the trio on November 26. According to the woman, they had taken her to India tricking her with the work of domestic help. The woman was forced into prostitution a year ago. The accused have been charged under the Human Trafficking and Smuggling Act.