Incident Reports

Youth stabs uncle to death in Mahottari


Madhes, Mahottari, Mahottari, Ward 2

Police have arrested 30-year-old Bijendra Mahara of Mahottari rural municipality-3 Madaika in Mahottari on the charge of murder of his uncle. According to District Police Office Mahottari's DSP Santosh Kumar Pokhrel, Bijendra stabbed his 70-year-old uncle Shiva Mahara to death with a knife on the night of February 26 after the elderly man refused to give his social security allownce to Bijendra. Police arrested the perpetrator on the same night.

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 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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