Incident Reports

Hotelier arrested on alleged murder charge


Province 1, Jhapa, Mechinagar, Ward 6

Jhapa/May 30

 Police arrested hotelier Maya Moktan, 42, and three others early this morning on the charge of their involvement in killing Mandira BK, 20, a resident of Birtamod in Jhapa district. Owner of Silong Hotel Moktan, her sons Bijay and Manoj and Kumar Tamang of Kavre district was held for allegedly murdering BK by slitting her. It is said that BK was residing in the hotel for a couple of days. Moktan was arrested at 1:00 am while carrying the body of BK to throw in drainage at Mechinagar Municipality-10

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Others
Secondary Cause Other types of GBV
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media