English | Dzongkha Saturday, April 29, 2017

Illegal timber intercepted in Tsento Gewog

Paro Forest Division’s patrolling team has seized a DCM truck carrying 202 pieces of illegal timber in Tsento Gewog on the night of April 24.

Druk PNB security guard receives 7-year prison term

Thimphu District Court has sentenced a security guard of Druk Punjab National Bank to seven years in prison for attempted murder and illegal pointing of a firearm.

Trongsa court defers hearing of illegal land transaction case

Trongsa District Court has cancelled the preliminary hearing of the illegal land transaction case in which 10 people are involved including the former Trongsa Dzongda, Lhab Dorji, today.

Despite harsh rules, public smoking prevails

Despite stern rules in place, people continue to smoke in public places such as drayangs and bars. From start of this year until March, Bhutan Narcotics Control Authority (BNCA) fined 58 people including owners of entertainment clubs for not abiding the rule.

Few litigants comply with court decisions when process not understood

Lack of understanding about the court proceedings and system is one of the reasons why litigants fail to comply with the court decisions.

Towards developing judicial case management

A four-day workshop for district judges on developing a judicial case management is currently underway in the capital.

Man detained for alleged murder

Police in Wangdue Phodrang arrested 33-year-old man from Uma Village in Dakar Gewog for allegedly murdering 23-year-old man. The crime took place on March 3.

Capital’s police on lookout for prime suspect

Police are looking for a prime suspect, alleged to have been involved in a series of auto-stripping cases in the capital.

Two apprehended for alleged drug trafficking

Police in the capital arrested two men for alleged drug traffic trafficking case at Dechhenchhoeling, on March 16. Police arrested them after receiving information about it.

12 detained for alleged chorten vandalism

Monggar Police have apprehended 12 men for their alleged involvement in vandalising some 100 chortens in Lhuentse, Zhemgang, and Monggar.

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