Incident Reports

Pokhara: Two arrested on charge of human trafficking


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

Police arrested two operators of SK food cafe at Pokhara Metropolitan City-12 on the charge of being involved in human trafficking and smuggling. Among the arrested are Sonam Gurung, 53, of Amarsingh Chowk, Pokhara Metropolitan City-12 and Roshan Gurung, 32, of Rithepani, Pokhara Metropolitan City-27.

They are accused of tempting women with offers of good jobs and sexually exploiting them, including bargaining for money. Police from District Police Office, Kaski and Ward Police Office, Rambazar arrested them on the basis of the information. Police also handed over the women victims to their relatives after counselling them.