English | Dzongkha Friday, October 20, 2017

OAG forwards another government land encroachment case to court

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) forwarded a government land encroachment case allegedly involving the revenue clerk of Thimphu Dzongkhag Administration to the district court today.

DCM truck intercepted for carrying illegal timber in Paro

Paro Forest Division’s patrolling team has seized a DCM truck carrying illegal sawn timber in Dopshar-ri Gewog on Saturday.

Thimphu police make 26 drug arrests

Police in Thimphu have arrested 26 people including three women for suspected drug related cases. The arrests were made over the last 12 days.

2 men arrested in connection with rape

Police in Wangdue Phodrang are investigating an alleged rape case. Two men have been arrested for suspected involvement in the case.

Meat shop owner to appeal against court sentence

An owner of a meat shop in Chamkhar town is appealing against a Bumthang district court’s decision, which includes stripping him of his business license. 

Man accused of raping, impregnating 14-year-old girl

A 47-year-old man is in Thimphu police custody for raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl. The accused was arrested on Tuesday.

Woman gets 25 years in prison for murder

Thimphu District Court has sentenced a 25-year-old woman to 25 years in prison for murder. The judgement was passed last Monday.

Pakshikha warden sentenced to 1 year in prison

The warden of Pakshikha Central School in Chhukha who was charged with battery has been convicted by the Chhukha District Court.

OAG completes review of Paro RICBL embezzlement case

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has completed reviewing the Paro RICBL branch office embezzlement case. The alleged embezzlement case involves 47 people including the cashier of the branch office.

Thimphu police arrest man for an alleged sexual harassment

Thimphu police are investigating an alleged sexual harassment involving a 60 year-old-man.The incident took place last Tuesday at a ward in the national referral hospital.

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