Feb. 20 A group of unidentified gunmen shot former camp secretary of Beldangi -I, Ramesh Subba, to death at Itabhatta some three kilometers west of Kakarvitta, yesterday.
Subba, aka ‘Kaila Fago’ was shot dead on his way towards his relative’s home from a local market at around 7:30 local time, according to a report from the police. The report also says the deceased was found with NRS 15,000 cash and two mobile phone sets in his pocket. Eye witness in the village said they saw about three people escaping toward a nearby forest.
Subba succumbed to six continuous gunshots on the spot, a local daily, PRATIDIN, writes. His body was taken to Mechi Zonal Hospital, (Bhadrapur) for postmortem.
Late Subba was in charge of different murder cases including the killing of K.B. Khadka and Santi Ram Nepal. Later in his life, he was said to have involved actively in an underground outfit called Liberation Front of Bhutan
Police has started investigation in connection with Subba’s murder.
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