Incident Reports

Two dead bodies recovered from sugarcane farm in Morang, police confirms murder


Province 1, Morang, Dhanpalthan, Ward 7

MORANG, Jan 28: Earlier on Wednesday and Thursday, two dead bodies were found buried in a sugarcane farm at Dhanpalthan Ruralmunicipality-7 of Morang district. The preliminary police report suggests that the victims seem to have been killed somewhere else and later dumped in the sugarcane farm.
Both the dead bodies had marks of rope on their neck and their hands were tied.

The victims seem to have been killed in a time interval of around one week, according to the police.

The dead body recovered on Wednesday was of a man in his early thirties. The dead body has not been identified yet.
On Thursday, just 30 meters away from the place where the first body was recovered, another dead body of Rajendra Kumar Shrestha, 49 of Dharan Sub-metropolis was found buried.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 2
National/Online Media