Incident Reports

Local entrepreneur killed in Bandipur


Gandaki, Tanahun, Bandipur, Ward 1

Police recovered a dead body of 53-year-old Shyam Bahadur Shahi on August 12. Shahi was killed by slitting throat and his dead body was found in a bush in Dhuldhunga of Bandipur Rural Municipality-4. Shahi, who used to run a small business in Dumre, was missing since August 11.  Shahi was very found of gold and wore many gold ornaments on his body, locals said. "He always had 4/5 tola of gold and 40/50 thousand rupees on him; he might have been killed for those valuables", said one of the locals.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Robbery/burglary/violent theft
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
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