Pokhara—District Police Office Kaski has arrested four persons in charge of personification themselves as police officers in Pokhara. Arrestees are Dipak Thakuri of Dhading, Tara Prasad Pandey of Palpa, Bhoj Kumar Khatri of Khotang and Balkrishna Gautam of Gulmi.
According to DPO Kaski DSP and spokesperson Rabindraman Gurung, the fake police officers had introduced themselves as inspectors and the chiefs of human rights department of crime investigation branch. Following such introduction they allegedly extorted and intimidated various people to get money from them.
DPO further claimed that they used to put captive people and warned them whatever could happen if if they denied to give money to the former. In this connection, police detained them from Nagdhunga of Pokhara Metropolitan City- 9 on June 27 following a tip off from a secret source.