Cabbie robs man of cash

KATHMANDU, March 17: A man has been robbed of Rs 18,500 cash from Gongabu of the Capital on Sunday.

Ram Prasad Pandey (24) was robbed by driver of a taxi (Ba 1 Cha 1338) which he was riding on from New Buspark to Gongabu yesterday.

The taxi driver stopped the cab and robbed him near a Shiva temple in Gongabu before running away, police said.

Pandey who hails from Bhagwati-7 of Arghakhanchi was currently residing in Tokha of Kathmandu.

Police are looking into the case.