Incident Reports

Youth arrested with a homemade gun in Rupandehi


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Devdaha, Ward 9

66-year-old Nanda Bahadur Gharti Magar was arrested on Friday for possessing a homemade gun that went off and injured 22-year-old Padam Bahadur Baral of Devdaha-10 while he was trying to take a selfie with the gun. The incident occurred when 19-year-old Chiran Rana accidentally pulled the trigger while helping Padam to take pictures. Padam was taken to Crimson hospital at Manigram. Police have been looking for Chiran who is on the run. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Other violent form
Weapons Homemade/traditional firearms
Primary Cause Others
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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