Incident Reports

Youth injured in shootout in Siraha


Madhes, Siraha, Golbazar

A youth was injured in a shoot out that took place at Siraha Municipality this afternoon. Superintendent of Police at the District Police Office, Siraha, Ram Kripal Sah, said that Rambabu Yadav, 32, of Mirchaiya Municipality-10 was injured in the incident. The incident took place when Sah was heading towards Madar from Siraha Municipality riding a motorcycle, Sa 3 Pa 7220. Sah, who has sustained bullet injuries to his thigh, is receiving treatment at District Hospital, Siraha. It is still unknown who opened fire at him and why. A search for those involved in the incident was underway, said Sah.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Homemade/traditional firearms
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
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