Tuesday, 2 May 2017

An old Darjeeling man arrested with 15 human skulls from Kakadbhitta area of Nepal last night

Security personnel reportedly arrested an Indian national in possession of 15 human skulls from Kakadbhitta of Mechinagar Municipality-6 on Monday night near the Nepal-India border point.

The suspect has been identified as Bhagirath Singh (66), a local resident of Khoribari Thana Gaursinghjor-6 in Darjeeling of West Bengal.

A joint team of Nepal Police and Armed Police Force had intercepted Singh and confiscated the skulls from his possession during a security check last night, said Jhapa District Police Office.

He had crossed the Nepal-Indian border and entered the Nepali side with the humans.