Incident Reports

16-year-old shot by unidentified group in Mahottari


Madhes, Mahottari, Jaleswor, Ward 5

An unidentified group shot 16-year-old Aakshya Kapar of Jaleshwor Municipality-5, Bishanpur who had gone for a picnic on Wednesday evening. Aakshya who sustained a serious injury in his chest was treated at Janaki Health Care in Janakpur before being transferred to Biratnagar for further treatment.

Police are investigating to establish why and who attacked Kapar said SP Shyam Krishna Adhikari.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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