A UCPN (Maoist) district member of Dang was shot at by an unidentified gang in the district on Saturday afternoon.
UCPN (M) district member Hari Chandra Chaudhari, 38, was attacked by an unidentified group of some five people at around 4 pm today. The attackers fled the scene immediately after the attack.
Chief of Area Police Office Tulsipur, Tul Bahadur Karki said the UCPN(M) cadre was at his residence in Duruwa VDC 6 when the unidentified gang opened fire at him.
Chaudhary has sustained serious bullet injuries in the attack and is currently receiving treatment at Rapti Zonal Hospital.
Police said they don’t know the motive behind the attack as the assailants have not been identified.
A district-wide search has been initiated by the police to nab the attackers. Nepalnews.com