English | Dzongkha Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Police personnel recovering after civilian manhandles him

Thimphu Police Station (2)

A Non-Commissioner Officer (NCO) from Royal Bhutan Police, who is in his mid forties, is recovering at the National Referral Hospital after he was allegedly manhandled, recently.

Man dies after a friend hacks him

Man dies after a friend hacks him-

A man in his late forties died after his friend allegedly hacked the victim’s left leg. The incident took place in Pangkabla under Kangpara Gewog in Trashigang, Saturday. The suspect and victim were herding cattle when a brawl broke out between the two over grazing area.

Man apprehended for allegedly stealing donation boxes

Man apprehended for allegedly stealing donation boxes-

Punakha police apprehended a 22-year-old man on Tuesday for allegedly stealing four donation boxes from Khamsum Yueley Namgyel Chorten in Punakha.

Six arrested in connection with stabbing death of a boy

Six arrested in connection with stabbing death of a boy-

Thimphu police have arrested six suspects in connection with stabbing death of a 16-year-old boy.

Woman arrested for swindling Nu 7 M

Thimphu Police Station (2)

Thimphu Police arrested a Bhutanese woman, who is in her mid-thirties, last month from India for allegedly deceiving three people of Nu 7 M. She had promised them jobs in the United States and had asked for the money to process visas.

BoB transfers Nu 16M based on fake e-mail

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The Bank of Bhutan (BoB) transferred Nu 16 million to three different accounts in India, Malaysia and Thailand based on a fake e-mail letter received from the Royal Audit Authority (RAA).

BNCA seizes alcohol and tobacco products in Thimphu

BNCA seizes alcohol and tobacco products in Thimphu

In a joint inspection carried out in the core town of Thimphu, Bhutan Narcotics Control Authority (BNCA) seized various brands of liquors amounting to more than Nu 30,000, yesterday.

Man sentenced to 30 years for murder

Man sentenced to 30 years for murder-

Thimphu District Court sentenced a man, 30, to 30 years imprisonment for stabbing a taxi driver, 50, to death.

No takers for cost-free legal aid service

No takers for cost-free legal aid service-

Not a single Bhutanese has availed legal aid service, the state provides free of cost. The state allocates Nu,100,000 annually for economically-disadvantaged Bhutanese to have access to legal counsel.

Man arrested for alleged drug trafficking

Man arrested for alleged drug trafficking-

Thimphu Police arrested a 26-year-old man from Olakha, in Thimphu for alleged drug trafficking, yesterday. A huge amount of contraband drugs were seized from the suspect’s residence, according to the police.

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