Incident Reports

50-year-old man seriously injured in a Khukuri attack in Sankhuwasabha


Province 1, Sankhuwasabha, Chichila, Ward 2

Durga Bahadur Gurung, a 50-year-old resident of Chichila rural municipality-2 Diding, was seriously injured in a Khukri attack on the evening of October 28 by a 30-year-old local, Dinesh Rai, over a small disagreement. Gurung has injuries in his head, eyes, and various parts of his body. After receiving initial treatment at the district hospital in Sankhuwasabha, he was transferred to Biratnagar's Neuro Hospital.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
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