Incident Reports

Man arrested for hacking brother to death in Rupandehi


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Gaidahawa, Ward 2

Police arrested 19-year-old Shiv Chand Kewat of Gaidahawa Rural Municipality-2 on Wednesday evening on the charge of killing his brother, 25-year-old Jawahir Kewat. The younger brother hit Jawahir with a bamboo stick over a minor dispute while intoxicated. 

Jawahir sustained deed injury on his head and died while being taken to a better hospital from Londiya Health Clinic.  

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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