Kathmandu, June 3, 2016:Â Police on Wednesday arrested two youth for their alleged involvement in piracy of Nepali movie â€˜Dreamsâ€™.
Bidhan Gurung (21) from Bhairahawa-13 of Rupandehi district and Chandra Labaju (21) from Tapachal-3 of Bhaktapur district were arrested from the office of Highlights Nepal Pvt Ltd in Kathmandu yesterday.
Issuing a press statement today, the Metropolitan Police Crime Division said police had swung into action after complaints were filed with police by the movieâ€™s copyright holder among others that some persons illegally made copies of the movie and made a loss of Rs 10.35 million to the copyright holder.
While investigating into the complaints filed by Highlights Nepal Pvt Ltd and Super Kajal Films Pvt Ltd as well as a letter from the Nepal Film Artistsâ€™ Association, police made the arrest, the statement said.
Police also confiscated two CPUs, a mobile phone and a pendrive from the suspects.
Further investigation is underway.