Bomb explosion targeting CM Shahi only rumor: Police
Surkhet, Aug 14: A bomb explosion targeting Chief Minister of Karnali State, Mahendra Bahadur Shahi, was only a rumor, said police.
According to Deputy Superintendent of Police at the District Police Office, Kalikot, Binod Sharma, the news report stating that Netra Bikram Chand 'Biplav' led exploded bomb targeting Chief Minister Shahi, who reached Pachaljharana rural municipality, to address the special village assembly was only rumor. "We don't know who and why the rumor of bomb explosion was spread." Sharma said.
Chief Personal Secretary of Chief Minister Shahi, Khem Bahadur Singh, said that CM Shahi has returned after concluding the programme peacefully and he is scheduled to inaugurate a model school of Raskot municipality on Thursday.