Incident Reports

Elderly man arrested on charge of beating brother to death in Sindhupalchowk


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Lisangkhu Pakhar, Ward 2

Police arrested 84-year-old Karma Onchu Lama of Bhaloti in Lisankhupakhar Rural Municipality-2 on December 5 on the charge of beating his own 75-year-old brother Pema Ghyamso Lama to death. The elder brother assaulted Pema on December 4 over a dispute after consuming alcohol.

Pema had sustained minor and was found dead in his house after he fell asleep.

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 Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Police website