An unidentified group injured a 22-year-old youth in Koteshwor, KMC-35 on Sunday.
Police said Santosh Sapkota of Kubhinde-7, Sindhupalchok was injured while the group hit a bottle on him at around 7:30 pm yesterday.
He has sustained wounds in his head and a hand and is being treated at Min Bhawan-based Civil Service Hospital, according to police.
Sapkota is operator of the Sindhupalchok Meat Shop near Mahadevsthan, Koteshwor, KMC-35.
Police are searching the suspects.