Incident Reports

Man held for killing father


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Shankharapur, Ward 5

Police on Wednesday arrested a man for allegedly murdering his father in Gagalphedi, Kageshwori Manohara Municipality-1. The suspect has been identified as Arjun Lama (28). According to a preliminary investigation, Gunda Lama (53) was critically injured after Arjun hit him with a band (made from jute thread) over a family dispute. Seriously injured Gunda breathed his last while receiving treatment at the Sankhu-based People Life Care Hospital. Further investigation into the incident is underway, police said.
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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