Kathmandu, 15 August: Director of Bal Mandir (Orphanage), Bal Krishna Dangol, has been arrested on charge of trafficking young boys and girls to Europe.
Police officials informed that Dangol sold an infant to a British national for over Rs 400,000. He had managed all legal documents to hand over the infant to Briton Dona Smith. Smith was caught by the Immigration Department on August 7 after they felt something was wrong. Smith in her defence said that she did not know it was illegal to take a child away from Nepal. Police have filed human trafficking case against both Smith and Dangol.
People’s News Monitoring Service