The Nepal Police Anti-human trafficking Research Bureau has arrested two persons on the charge of trafficking 15 Nepalis in the term of foreign job.
Rahul Thapa, 36, of Khotang and Lokman Rai, 44, of Sankhuwasabha were arrested on Friday. They have got been accused of charging Rs. 500, 000 to 800, 000 from job aspirations and taking them to Libya via New Delhi, Pakistan and Dubai to eventually be trafficked.
The 15 survivors, who had been kept hostage, were returned home at the joint initiative of the Bureau, the Nepali Army peacekeeping mission in Libya and the International Organization of Migration.
Further research is underway whilst a case will be filed against the duo as per the relevant act, said the bureau chief and SSP Iswar Babu Karki.