List of death of Nepali people in USA

This is the list of Nepali citizen or people of Nepali origin killed, murdered or unnaturally died in USA. This list also includes the death of Bhutanese Nepali. We wish we do not have to update this list again.

Oct 11, 2017 Wed
Prasidda Kandel (23) [s]
Baltimore, MD (CCBC college student)

Apr 22, 2017 5pm Sat [drawned]
Arbin Thapa(19) student
found at Palisades State Park, Garretson, SD

Dec 17, 2016 11:45pm: [Killed in car accident]
Sarita Shakya (38)
On Camino del Norte near Camino San Bernardo
San Diego, CA

Dec 15, 2016 Thu 4:07pm [Killed in car accident]
Aslesha Pandit(19) (student of Troy university)
SR 79 & SR 20 Ebro, Florida

Dec 15, 2016 Thu 3am: [Killed in car accident]
Mamta Kadel(21)
Corolla going 195 N hit semi truck going 195 S. Other 3 in car got injured.
Freeway 195 near steptoe, WAshington.

Nov 5, 2016 Sun: [4 killed in a car crash with 18 wheelers]
Chiranjivi Khanal (From Gulmi, current Anamnagar)
Mrs Shyama Khanal,
Mrs Richa Khanal,
Ms Samrika Pant.
(2 sons Samir & Subash Khanal got injured)
By Hw88 & Hw 296 (Near Wrens, Georgia)

July 1, 2016 Fri: [Pedestrian hit by car]
Kiran Lamichhane (36)
near 7200 E ABC Ln, Columbia, MO 65202

May 25, 2016: [drowned in atlantic ocean]
Rudra Jung Gurung (18)
from Rumjatar, Okhaldhunga/ student of Newtown High School in Elmhurst
drowned in ocean near 68th St. in Arverne, later rescued but died in hospital
Rockaway Beach, New York

Mar 19, 2016: [Killed in car accident]
Rushal Shrestha (21)  from Paknajol, Kathmandu
Freeway exit in Dallas, Texas

July 21, 2015: [Killed in Gas Station robbery]
Jeet Magar 
Mesquite Chevron on I-80 at Mesquite, Texas

July 6 Monday, 2015: [drowned in the river]
Asha Sharma Paudel (31) 
drowned in Sacramento River near Discovery Park, Sacramento, California

June 23, 2015: [Killed in car accident while crossing the road]
Indra Kumari Subedi (56), 
Chimney Rock and Glenmont in Houston, Texas
Home: Baglung, Nepal
Two other Nepali injured in the accident.

June 10, 2015:
Samira Siwakoti (31), The Colony, Texas [Killed in Gas Station]

Nov 10, 2014:
Mridusha Allen (30), Minnesota, Highway 68W [Road Accident]

Feb 13, 2014 :
Samanata Shrestha (21), VA, Student of Virginia Tech [Murdered]
Suspects: Jessica Michelle Ewing (22), Keifer Kyle Brown (23), Michael Christian Heller (23)
(June 2, 2014: 'Jessica Michelle Ewing' pleaded guilty & sentenced for 45 years)

July 3, 2014:
Urmila Sharma (25) Kansas City, from Jhapa [Road Accident]

Dec 31, 2013:
Manju Gurung Poonmagar (37), Cobb County, GA [Car Accident]
car crash, found dead inside her car at Westminster Square apartment complex

Feb 16, 2013 :
Bal Krishna Karki (46), Burlington County, NJ, Route 130N Lukoil [Murdered in Gas Station]
Suspect : Zedrick Johnson (34) [Murdered and Robbery]

Jan 11, 2012 :
Damodar Pathak (39), Decalb County in Georgia, from Lalitpur [Murdered in Gas Station]

Nov 18, 2011:
Narayan Bhandari, Baltimore, Student in Maryland University, from Lamjung
Found dead body near a park close to the apartment eight days later after missing

Apr 5, 2011:
Roshan Bhandari (23), Bellflower, CA from Jhapa [Murdered at 7-Eleven]

Dec 26, 2009:
Surendra Dangol (39), Somerville, Boston [Murdered at food store]

Sept 30, 2009:
Rabindra Sharma (40), Spartanburg, South Carolina, [Murdered at food store]

Jan 6, 2009:
Jas Bahadur (JB) Rai (45), Texas [Murdered at food store]

Dec 13, 2008:
Dr. Shiva Lal Acharya (33), Allegheny County Jail [Suicide by hanging]
(Running from police to avoid speeding ticket than hitting and killing a motorcyclist Keith Brown on the Pennsylvania Turnpike and then running from the scene of the crash)

Sep 28, 2008:
Ashok Bhattarai, Missouri City, Texas, [Murdered in food store]
Student of Houston Community College
Suspects : Raymond Whitcher (17) [Murder and Robbery]

Apr, 2006:
Prakash Koirala Dallas, Texas [Murdered and burnt in Liquor store]
formerMember of Parliament of Nepal, from Sindhuli Nepal


Bhutanese Nepali

July 2015:
Jit Magar (Jit Mongar) [Shot dead outside store]
Rochester, Texas 

March 14, 2015:
Chita Chuwan, (16) [**Two Killed in Car Train collision**]
Suk Man Rai (19)
Crawford Ave, Louisville, KY

Nov 28, 2013:
Ram Gurung (patrakar baje) (73), Concord, NH [Suicide by hanging]

Aug 23, 2011:
Big Bahadur Gurung (20), 4900 Gunther Ave, Northeast Baltimore [Murdered]

June 11, 2011:
Tukwila, WA [***Triple Murder***]
Dilli Ram Bhattarai (28)
Krishna Dhital (21)
Krishna Dhakal (17)

Nov 20, 2010:
Karnamaya Mongar (41) [died by unsafe abortion]
Accused: Dr. Kermit Gosnell

Nov 30, 2010:
Menuka Poudel (19), Phoenix, AZ [Suicide by hanging]

July 4, 2010:
Mitra Mishra (20), Syracuse, NY [Suicide by hanging]

Jan 8, 2010:
Jit Bahadur Pradhan (60), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  [Found dead]
(Beldangi-II Extension, Sector E-1, hut no 40)

July 26, 2009:
Hari Adhikari (21), Jacksonville, FL [Murdered in Apartment rubbery]
Accused: Trumaine Branch (21)


Bhutanese Nepali data
Population: 83,053 (Aug 2015)
resettled since : Summer 2008
Suicide: 4 (2009), 6 (2010), 5 (2011), 6 (2012), 14 (2013)

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