FCAN Chairman Gauchan Shot Dead in Kathmandu by Unidentified Group

The President of Federation of Contractors Association of Nepal Sharad Kumar Gauchan has been shot dead in Kathmandu on Monday.

Two unknown attacker shot and killed construction businessman Sharad Kumar Gauchan near Om Shanti Chowk at Shantinagar in New Baneshwor, Kathmandu on Monday afternoon, Police said.

According to Dr Bimal Thapa of Civil Hospital, one bullet was shot in his heart, second was in liver and third bullet was shot in between heart and liver. “He was dead already when he was brought to the hospital. Sharpshooters might be involved in the incident”, added Dr Thapa.

Meanwhile, the motive behind the shooting is yet to be established.

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