An unidentified group of people opened fire on religious teacher Swami Shriniwas Acharya,50 on April 8. He was in Biratnagar for a lecture on religion.
The injured swami was rushed to the hospital for treatment and search for the people involved is undergoing according to the District Police Office of Morang.
He sustained shoulder injury according to SP Arun BC of DPO and is out of danger.
Police have confiscated two rounds of bullet cartridge from the incident site.