Incident Reports

A child accidentally shoots his sister to death in Rolpa


Lumbini, Rolpa, Madi

Srishti Gharti Magar of Ghartigaon VDC-2 died when her brother accidentally shot her on August 28. Police said 14-year-old Bhim Bahadur Gharti was playing with the domestic gun belonging to his father Nabin when he accidentally pulled the trigger. District Police Office Rolpa's spokesperson Inspector Shekharjung Malla said that the body was brought to the hospital in Reugha and that the incident is under investigation. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Other violent form
Weapons Homemade/traditional firearms
Primary Cause Others
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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