Casino Anna general manager arrested


Police arrested Tapta Bahadur Bista, general manager of Casino Anna, for allowing Nepalis to gamble illegally at his Kathmandu casino. The police previously arrested 34 locals for gambling at the casino in the Hotel Annapurna over the past two months, the highest count for any of the country’s casinos.  Inspector General of Police Kuber Singh Rana has ordered officials to take stronger measures to block Nepalis from entering the casinos. Officers arrested three Nepalis meanwhile in a raid on the Casino Tara at the Hyatt Regency hotel and seven card players in a raid on an apartment for illegal gambling.