Incident Reports

Couple injured in attack with sharp weapon from son in Bajhang


Sudurpashchim, Bajhang, Jaya Prithivi, Ward 11

A couple have been seriously injured after being attacked with an axe by their teenager son in Bajhang. 16-year-old Amrit Rokaya of Jayaprithvi municipality-11 Daikumala in Bajhang attacked his parents with an axe at early morning on Tuesday while they were asleep. According to police, Amrit's father had ran into a discussion with him the previous night. Amrit first attacked his father with the axe and also attacked his mother when she came to intervene the attack. The condition of his father is said to be serious. Police are looking for the teenager who went on the run following the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp 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 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 2
Female Injured 1
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