Incident Reports

Boy kills father in Dhankuta


Province 1, Dhankuta, Khalsa Chhintang Shahidbhumi

A man died after his son hit him with a spade in Sahidbhumi Rural Municipality, Dhankuta, on Saturday night. Bigyan Rai, 14, killed his father Indra Bahadur Rai, 55, of the rural municipality in a family quarrel.

Indra Bahadur died on the spot, said police. Police said Bigyan was arrested from the house on the same night after villagers informed about the incident.
The body has been kept in District Hospital, Dhankuta, and further investigation into the incident is under way, said police. – HNS

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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