Incident Reports

One hurt as unidentified men open fire in Saptari


Madhes, Saptari, Dakneshwori, Ward 7

A gang of unidentified assailants opened fire in Dakneshwori Municipality on Sunday night, district police said.

The gruesome incident took place when the victim identified as Bhagawati Mandal, 24, of Dakneshwori Municipality was coming from Rajbiraj, SP Krishna Prasai said.

He was shot in his right arm. He has been undergoing treatment at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan.

Police have initiated an investigation.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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