Kathmandu, 30 May : Police has arrested two education consultancy operators for their alleged involvement in forging government seals and signatures from Kathmandu.
Acting on a tip-off, a police team deployed from Metropolitan Crime Division raided Yamato Educational Pvt Ltd and Aryan International Educational Pvt Ltd and arrested 28-year-old Deepak Bahadur Khatri of Birendranagar-15 and Dev Raj Saud of Mahendranagar in Kanchanpur district, on Monday.
Police said they have recovered various government papers, seals and signatures, academic transcripts and various transcripts issued by the educational institutions in Utter Pradesh in India.
The accused duo have been sent to Metropolitan Police Range Teku for further investigation and action, according to police.
If convicted the duo would face up to one year jail term as per the existing legal provisions in Muluki Ain also known as Civil Code of Nepal.
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