Two Injured in Police Firing

  March 23, 2021 By: INSEC

Two locals were injured in a firing incident in front of Lamki Area Police Office at Lamkichuha Municipality-1 on March 25.

The injured have been identified as Krishna Pyakurel, 25, of Lamkichuha Municipality-1 and Deepak Sanjyal, 18, of the same place, informed Inspector Hikmat Thapa of District Police Office, Kailali.

Pyakurel was shot in the abdomen and Sanjyal in the thigh. Pyakurel, who was shot in the abdomen, is in critical condition and Sanjyal is in normal health, police said.

Both the injured are undergoing treatment at Kohalpur Medical College.

Kamala Devkota, 22, of Lamkichuha Municipality-1 was killed in a collision with a bus (Na 6 Kha 8833) heading to Tikapur from Baunia on March 23.

Inspector Thapa of the District Police Office, Kailali said that the police fired tear gas and two rounds in the air to control the crowd after the locals surrounded the Area Police Office, Lamki.

Police have arrested bus driver Pushpa Kadel, 31, of Bardagoria Rural Municipality-1 from the spot and are investigating, said Inspector Thapa.

Mainamoti Chaudhary