Former Crown Prince Paras Shah, who has hogged newspaper headlines for opening fire at Rubel Chaudhary, the son-in-law of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Sujata Koirala, at Tiger Tops Resort in Chitwan Saturday night, has been arrested from Fulbari Resort Hotel in Pokhara of Kaski district Tuesday.
A police team led by Senior Superintendent Keshab Adhikari took him under control from the five-start resort, reports said.
District Police Office, Kaski, is preparing to send him to Chitwan after initial questioning for "murder attempt".
Police arrested the former Crown Prince based on a complaint filed at the District Police Office, Chitwan against him by Chaudhary. An arrest warrant was issued by the police office after the complaints was lodged.
Shah had engaged in a heated altercation with Chaudhary at the bar of the resort situated inside
Earlier today, Prime Minister Madhav Kumar
The Ministry of Home Affairs had on Monday formed a high-level probe committee headed by a DIG to investigate the incident.
The Nepali Congress party and leaders of other political parties demanded action against Shah.
Meanwhile, the Nepal Army has initiated court of inquiry into suspected security lapses in the Tiger Tops incident. Captain Saroj Thapa who is in-charge of the security of Paras Shah is facing inquiry for not preventing the shooting incident, sources said. nepalnews.com