Incident Reports

NC leader Mahato arrested on murder charge from capital


Madhes, Mahottari, Jaleswor

Police arrested Nepali Congress (NC) leader accused of involvement in a murder case, from Gaushala in Kathmandu on Sunday. Ram Shrestha Mahato, regional president of NC area no. 6 in Mahottari has been charged with his involvement in the murder of Sabita Kumari, 14, of Sundarpur-7 in Mahottari, daughter of Ram Ekwal Yadav, on August 31. Police said that the family of the deceased lodged a complaint with the Area Police Office at Gaushala in Mahottari, naming five persons including Mahato as culprits. Inspector Chandeshwor Yadav said that Ram Jiban Raut, the mastermind of the murder, is in police custody and Police were probing into the case.


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Entity Nepali Congress
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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