Kathmandu, Sep 7: Nepal Police have initiated an investigation in opposition to the captain of the nationwide cricket crew Sandeep Lamichhane in an alleged case of raping a minor.
This comes after a 17-year-old lady filed a grievance at Gaushala Metropolitan Police Circle in opposition to Lamichhane claiming that she was raped twice. Police in a press release on Wednesday said that the crime was dedicated on August 21.
Bharat Bahadur Bohora, the chief of the Kathmandu district police vary, stated that the police circle in Gaushala within the metropolis registered the grievance on Wednesday.
“The police are delicate to such critical incidents. We’ve made the supposed survivor endure a well being checkup and launched an investigation,” stated Rabindra Prasad Dhanuk, the Kathmandu Valley Police Workplace chief.
The teenage lady stated that she was a fan of the cricketer and she or he used to speak to him through WhatsApp and Snapchat. She says it was Lamichhane who first proposed a gathering.
Final 12 months, leg spinner Lamichhane was appointed because the captain of the Nepal cricket crew.
Lamichhane previously captained the Nepal Beneath-19 aspect first in 2016 through the Asia Cup after which in 2017 for the Asian Cricket Council World Cup Qualifier.
He has additionally performed within the Indian Premier League (IPL).