Sexual assault-accused Nepal cricket workforce’s former captain Sandeep Lamichhane has reiterated he would return to his residence nation quickly as he stays at massive whereas Nepal Police initiates a course of to concern an Interpol warrant for his arrest. Taking to Fb for the second time for the reason that submitting of a case of sexual assault by a minor, the previous nationwide cricketer reiterated to return again to Nepal ‘at an applicable time’.
It has been 19 days since an arrest warrant was issued in opposition to him by Kathmandu District Court docket. “It’s my luck to be included within the nationwide cricket workforce on the age of 16. It was not one thing that could possibly be earned by my little arduous work. I’ve at all times moved ahead with the will to maintain Nepal’s title excessive within the cricket world. I really feel proud to make the title of Nepal recognized by my arduous work,” he stated.
Additional including, former Delhi Capitals leg-spinner Lamichhane claimed, “I got here to know concerning the criticism filed in opposition to me and the false accusation of rape. This has not solely affected and broken my psychological well being however bodily well being as properly.”
Speaking about his psychological misery, he acknowledged that he’s at the moment in isolation with out mentioning his whereabouts, “All these items affected me mentally on the one hand and, then again, I needed to undergo bodily sickness. Subsequently, I made a decision to maintain myself in isolation for a while,” he stated.
Nonetheless, Lamichhane shouldn’t be in contact with each the police and the Cricket Affiliation of Nepal (CAN) recently. The warrant issued in his title and the criticism in opposition to him that grew to become public mentally exhausted him, he has stated.
“I’ve been mentally and bodily affected by the portrayal of a legal based mostly on false allegations, I’ve been introduced again to regular with the recommendation of docs and my well being is regularly enhancing and I’m planning to return to Nepal as quickly as potential to defend the false criticism in opposition to me.”
A lady, 17, filed a case alleging Lamichhane for taking her to varied locations in Kathmandu and Bhaktapur all day on August 21 and introduced her to a resort in Sinamangal of Kathmandu the place she was sexually assaulted the identical night time.
Lamicchane has represented Nepal in 30 ODIs and 44 T20Is, taking 69 and 85 wickets respectively in each codecs. He’s a leg-spin bowler. He turned out in IPL 2018 and 2019 for Delhi Capitals (earlier often known as Delhi Daredevils).