Incident Reports

Police arrests one on the charge of killing a teenager in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Kumakhmalika, Ward 2

Police have arrested 29-year-old Devraj Jaishi on the charge of murder of 16-year-old Janak Khatri of Kumakh Rural Municipality-2 in Salyan. According to Acting-chief of District Police Office Salyan, Laxman Oli, Jaishi reportedly beat Khatri to death on the evening of September 7 while they were going from Mul Neta to Guradase. They are neighbours and had consumed alcohol together before the incident took place. Police arrested Oli Jaishi from his home on Tuesday on the basis of a complaint lodged by Tek Bahadur Budhathoki.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media