KATHMANDU: Notorious don and UML’s Youth Association of Nepal (YAN) Dhading district second man Dinesh Adhikari aka Charidada has been shot at last night in the capital while he was arriving from Dhading.
He was was returning to Kathmandu after attending a felicitation program for journalists in Dhading.
Charidada who is said to be close to UML leader KP Oli was attacked at around 10 last night in Naikap.
According to police, Adhikari was shot at by a gang of around 15 people near Naikap in the capital. Adhikari, who was inside his private car (Ba 10 Cha 5993), has suffered a minor injury in his right shoulder.
Charidada is in the most wanted list of Nepal Police. However, he was always behind the bar due to political protection from the UML. Now, questions have raised whether Charidada will be in police custody.
Currently, police have guarded the infamous don in a hospital in the capital.