Incident Reports

Syangja man kills octogenarian dad over dispute


Gandaki, Syangja, Chapakot

A son murdered his octogenarian father over a minor dispute in Sekham village of Syangja district on Thursday. Tul Bahadur Thapa (83), a resident of Ganjar, Sekham VDC-4 died after being hit by a stick from his own son Bel Bahadur Thapa (60) today. Tul Bahadur had collapsed instantly after the attack. He breathed his last on the way to Pokhara for treatment, according to police. Further investigation is underway, said police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Domestic violence
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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