Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane been released on bail
Kathmandu : Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane has been released on bail in the rape case. Cricketer Lamichhane was released today after paying a bail of 2 million.
Before being released, Lamichhane was taken to District Court Kathmandu for the necessary procedures from Sundhara Central Jail. The Patan High Court on Thursday ordered his release on a bond of 20 lakhs.
The joint bench of Judges Ramesh Dhakal and Dhruvraj Nanda overturned the order of the District Court of Kathmandu to remand him to prison for the preliminary investigation and ordered him to be released on a bond of 20 lakhs.
On August 21, a minor filed a complaint against Sandeep at the Gaushala police. Sandeep, who returned to Nepal on October 20, was arrested by the police at the Tribhuvan International Airport. On October 18, Sandeep was detained for pre-trial detention on the charge of raping a minor.