Lawmaker Arun Chaudhary sent to jail
KATHMANDU, Feb 3: Arun Chaudhary of Nagarik Unmukti Party who was elected a member of the House of Representatives (HoR) from Kailali-2 has been sent to jail.
Arun was arrested because he has yet to serve the jail term associated with his conviction. He was absconding for a decade now, according to police. The Kailali district court in April 2013 had convicted Arun for torching a tractor belonging to a private individual in August 2009. The court had imposed six months of jail along with a fine of Rs 900,000 on him.
Chaudhary was arrested from Banke district on Thursday.