Incident Reports

Woman shot dead in Rautahat


Madhes, Rautahat, Madhav Narayan, Ward 7

A woman has been shot dead in Rautahat district. An unidentified group shot 18-year-old Amrita Kumari Shah of Madhavnarayan Municipality-7, on Wednesday night. According to police, Shah died on the spot after an unidentified group entered the house of Shah at around 11 pm and shot her in the head.

Police have started necessary legal action after reaching the spot.  The Rautahat Police are investigating upon the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
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 Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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