Gangster Kumar Shrestha (Kumar Ghainte) was shot dead in police encounter at Kapurdhara of Samakhusi in Kathmandu on Thursday, August 20, 2015.
Ghinte was killed in a shootout between police team from Crime Division and his gang, according to Metropolitan City Police Crime Division (MPCD).
Ghainte who is close to Nepali Congress (NC) leaders Arjun Narsingh KC and Jagadish Narsingh KC sustained injuries to his thigh and chest. He received eight bullets.
Ghaite was underground after “Dinesh Adhikari” was shot dead in police encounter. Ghaite was accused of extorsion and criminal cases.
Similarly, three Ghaite’s men and two police were injured in the encounter.