Incident Reports

Youth murders his quinquagenarian father with a wooden plank over domestic dispute in Rolpa


Lumbini, Rolpa, Tribeni, Ward 4

Police have arrested a youth from Rolpa on the charge of murder of his father. The arrested has been identified as 23-year-old Sandip Gharti of Tribeni rural municipality-4. According to police, Sandip murdered his 54-year-old father Man Singh Gharti on  November 7 morning during a domestic dispute. According to the police, the accused charged his father with a wooden plank inside their kitchen while they were having alcohol. After the accused charged his father Man Singh, he died on the spot. Police are further investigating into the incident by holding the accused into custody.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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