Incident Reports

One killed in lethal weapon attack


Province 1, Sunsari, Dharan

A man succumbed to injury in an attack involving a lethal weapon in Sunsari district on Saturday morning. 31-year-old Diwakar Rai was attacked by Dirgha BK and Shakti Limbu, the residents of Dharan Sub-Metropolitan City-15 in the district. The duo attacked the Rai with a sharp weapon when the latter was sleeping, according to Police. Critically injured Rai was rushed to Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health and Sciences where he breathed his last while undergoing treatment, police said.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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