Incident Reports

Police open fire at Sinamangal in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Police on Sunday opened fire and arrested a member of a gang involved in drug trafficking in Kathmandu’s Sinamangal.

A team of the Narcotics Control Bureau opened fire on Bikash Bhagat and arrested him on suspicion of being involved in drug trafficking.

Head of Narcotics Control Bureau Govinda Thapaliya informed that Bhagat, who was injured in the shooting, was sent to Kathmandu Medical College for treatment.

Police seized 100 grams of narcotics from Bhagat.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Criminal
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
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