Nepal police arrests parliamentarian

Police has on Tuesday evening arrested Constituent Assembly (CA) member Khobari Ray from Durbarmarg while participating at a protest program arganized to protest against the arrest of former crown prince Paras Shah.

The police has informed that he has been held at metropolitan Police Office, Durbarmarg. With the Ray about one dozen people have also arrested from the scene.

Parliamentarian Ray who represents the CA from Nepal Sadhbhawana Party-Mahato was kept at metropolitan Police Office, Durbarmarg and released after half an hour of interrogations. It is said that Constituent assembly chairman Subash Nembang had directed the police to release him immediately.