Incident Reports

One shot dead in Kapilvastu


Lumbini, Kapilvastu, Krishnanagar, Ward 10

A person was gunned down in Krishnanagar municipality-10, Bidyanagar of Kapilvastu last night.

Achyuttam Pudasaini, Superintendent of Police (SP), confirmed that Paras Puri, 45, a local, was shot dead by an unidentified group.

Puri who sustained critical chest injury died in course of the treatment at the State Hospital Butwal, police said.

Two unidentified people borne out of a motorbike had opened fire at him nearby his home and fled the scene.

Police took three under control for preliminary investigation of the event.

SP Pudasaini informed that police have intensified security screening along all border checkpoints immediately after the incident.

Puri has been engaged in sending youths to overseas employment.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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