Incident Reports

On the run goons killed in cross fire


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Devdaha, Ward 4

Two gangsters, involved in the killing of Durga Tiwari and Basanta Paudel, were killed in an encounter with police at around 3:30 AM today, Chief of Rupandehi police, Shyam Gyawali said. Those killed are Manoj Pun and Som Ale. Acting on a tip-off, the Central Bureau of Investigation and Rupandehi Police had initiated a search mission after knowing the duo was conspiring for harmful incident in the district. The police located the duo at Bhawanipur of Dev Daha-4, Rupandehi at 3:30 AM. The police returned fire to the gangsters, injuring both. Both died while being taken to Lumbini Zonal Hospital, SP Gyawali said. Tiwari was the chairperson of UML's Youth Association, Rupandehi and Paudel was a businessman in the district.  
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Small arms , Small arms
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals , Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Killed 2
National/Online Media , INSEC , Local Newspaper - Chitwan , Local Newspaper - Banke