Incident Reports

Shots fired in Rupandehi; Three indian citizens arrested


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Kotahimai, Ward 3

Gun shots were fired in Kothimai rural municipality-3 on January 12 night in a Nepal-India border. The police suspect that those aerial shots were fired over the dispute of smuggling.  Police arrested 3 indian nationals in connection with the incident.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Related to organized crime and illegal trade (drugs, arms, non-gendered human trafficking, protection racket, gang violence, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Unclear
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media