Incident Reports

Man dies in fight over domestic dispute in Syangja


Gandaki, Syangja, Bhirkot

A person had died during a fight over a domestic dispute in Syangja. The deceased has been identified as 45-year-old Shyam Bahadur Roka of Bhirkot municipality. Shyam Bahadur died after being pushed by 50-year-old Yam Bahadur Roka during a fight between them on July 20. According to the police,  Shyam Bahadur died while undergoing treatment at Heluma Hospital. The accused was arrested on the same day. Police further added that because there was no third party involved during the dispute, the exact reason of the dispute is yet to be established.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Unclear
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 unknown
Total Killed 1
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