Incident Reports

Man seriously wounded in ‘khukuri’ attack


Gandaki, Tanahun, Myagde, Ward 6

A person has been seriously wounded in a khukuri attack at Seratar in Myagde Rural Municipality-6, Tanahun on Friday afternoon.

The injured has been identified as a local, Bal Kumar Shrestha, informed Superintendent of Police Siddhi Bikram Shah.

According to SP Shah, a resident of the same locality, Sunil Parajuli, attacked Shrestha over a contract dispute, wounding him seriously on his head.

Shrestha is currently being treated in Metro City Hospital in Pokhara.

Meanwhile, circulars have been sent to police offices and search is on for the absconding attacker.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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