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Cine artist Rajendra Khadgi held on charge of human-trafficking

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KATHMANDU, Feb 7: Celebrated cine action director Rajendra Khadgi has been arrested from Thamel area on Thursday afternoon.

According to Jivan Kumar Shrestha, spokesperson of Central Investigation Bureau (CIB) of Nepal Police, cine artist Khadgi has been arrested on the charge of human-trafficking from Thamel.

Following complaints that Khadgi was involved in the human-trafficking, police had started investigation into the case since yesterday. 

Khadgi has been alleged to have trafficked as many as 11 Nepali people to South Korea promising them jobs there by fleecing them of Rs 1 million to 1.5 million.

Published : February 8, 2018 19: 55 PM