Police arrested a man riding a motorcycle without a vehicle registration and ownership certificate in Pokhara Metropolitan City-27 in Kaski district, on Sunday.
The arrested has been identified as Narayan Thing (29) of Pragati Tole in Pokhara.
According to police, Thing was arrested after he could not produce the vehicle registration and ownership certificate for the two-wheeler (Lu 38 PA 8756) during a routine security check. Recently, police in Kaski district have intensified the checking on vehicles with the report of a rapid increase in the number of bike theft.
Meanwhile, a bike theft case has been registered against Thing. Police have proceeded with the investigation into the case after Kaski District Court approved the extension of his custody to five days for the investigation, informed Kaski District Police.