GULMI: The body of Bhagabana Choudhury was recovered in Kudiya VDC-4 of the district on Thursday morning.
Police had found the body near her home with her throat slit. Police said that the investigation is underway into the incident. The motive behind the killing and the murderer are yet to be established.
Meanwhile, police has arrested Narayan Rai, a resident of Bharatpur, Chitwan-11 with one country-made pistol from Kawasoti today.
Likewise, an underground group shot a round of bullets in the air in Himali Distillery of Swathi VDC of the district in a threatening gesture after their demand for donation was declined.
Samrat, the Western regional bureau chief of All Nepal Terai Mukti Morcha (Goit Group) said that despite repeated calls and letters to the factory owner time and again, requesting donation, he declined.
Although the Goit Samuha owned up to the incident, the identity of the group behind the firing remains unknown, said the SP of district police office Gulmi, Krishna Prasad Gautam.