Fifty-four individuals attempting to go to India by way of an unlawful route had been rescued from Khadaichako border level of Duduwa Rural Municipality, Banke, final evening.
Police have arrested two individuals for serving to others to go to India. The Nepal-India border has been sealed because of the COVID pandemic.
Police deployed from Banke District Police Workplace rescued 54 individuals, together with 5 ladies from Khadaicha border level.
The rescued persons are from Rukum, Rolpa, Banke, Dang and Bardiya.
One of many rescued people stated that they had been heading for Himachal Pradesh in India for a job and needed to pay Rs 6,000 Indian forex every to the contractor for serving to them go to India.
Banke Police Chief Om Bahadur Rana stated police had rescued individuals en path to Shimla at midnight. “Police have began investigating two individuals for facilitating others to go to India by way of an unlawful route,” stated Police Chief Rana.
The arrested are Amar Gandharva and Saroj Ahamad Rai.
They’ve been concerned in serving to individuals attain India by means of an illegal route.
As a result of seal at Nepal-India border, individuals had been heading to India by way of an unlawful route on the situation that they pay Rs 6,000 every to the Contractor.
A model of this text seems in e-paper on September 17, 2020, of The Himalayan Instances.