Kathmandu: A journalist from News24 Television, Rabi Lamichhane, have been arrested by Nepali Police on Thursday evening.
He was the anchor and host of popular yet controversial ‘Sidhaa Kura Janata Sanga’ program which was broadcasting different crime-related news stories.
Recently, Rabi’s former colleague and journalist Shalik Ram Pudasaini committed suicide in Chitwan. He recorded a video in his mobile device before committing suicide in which he claimed that Rabi and two others forced him to commit suicide.
Different media have reported that the police was investigating the legality of the video. Rabi will be handed over to Chitwan police.
After the video release, the society was extremely divided over the incident.