Incident Reports

Butwal: 9-year-old found dead inside a church under suspicious circumstances


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal, Ward 11

A nine-year-old male child has been found dead inside a church in Butwal sub-metropolis-11, Buddhinagar of the Rupandehi district on December 19. The deceased is RS Khadgi, the son of Rajat Khadgi, according to police. Local Hira Mani Neupane says Khagdi was found hanged when his father was praying in the church operated at the house of local Rajendra Gautam. Locals say the incident looks mysterious, demanding a fair investigation. The Butwal Area Police Post says details of the incident will come out after obtaining a postmortem report.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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