Incident Reports

Elderly man injured in Mahottari firing


Province 2, Mahottari, Manra Siswa, Ward 3

A sexagenarian has been seriously injured after an unidentified man opened fire at him on Sunday morning.

According to SP Shyam Krishna Adhikari, 61-year-old Sahadev Prasad Yadav has received serious bullet injuries and is being treated at the Janakpur-based Janaki Healthcare.

Police said the search for the culprit was underway.

A team led by DSP Madhav Prasad Budhathoki recovered two bullet shells and one live bullet from the incident site in Manarasiswa Municipality-3, Saunogaun.

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 noyouth
Total Injured 1
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