Incident Reports

Youth injured after being shot by armed police in Nawalparasi West


The armed police opened fire at the southern border of Nawalparasi (West) after a dispute broke out when they tried to stop three Nepali youths heading towards the Indian border at around 9.30 am on May 18. 22-year-old Avinash Rai of Kathhawa is seriously injured in the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations APF
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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