Dev, Janakpurdham, 17 December .Baikuntha Das mahanth of Ratnasagar Temple, Janakpurdham, who was arrested for allegedly selling the land of guthi has been released on asset (Dharauti) of 15 lakhs.
Mahanth Das, who was arrested from Kathmandu for allegedly selling the land of Guthi illegally, is released on Monday. Dhanusha District Court has released him on demand of 15 lakhs.
Das was arrested by the special team of Metropolitan Police Crime Headquarters from Tirupati Day In (Guesthouse) on the putli sadak of Kathmandu in the evening of 11 Mansir, Wednesday.
The next day, Das was presented in the Dhanusha District Court for issuing government papers. After the lawyer argued by the government from the government of Nepal and lawyer from Mahantha Das, the Court has released him on demand of 15 lakhs.
After the arrest warrant published from the Dhanusha District Court, he was living in capital city Kathmandu in search of political protection.He had registered 2 Bigha 18 Kattha land of Hajarijanak Bidhyapitha in the name of Ashok Sharma.
He has released after asking to deposit 15 lakhs after the debate over on Monday.
The supporters of Mahantha Das greeted him with flowers when he gets released.