Incident Reports

Nephew attacks uncle with a khukuri in Khotang


Province 1, Khotang, Rupakot Majhuwagadhi, Ward 5

25-year-old Dinesh Katuwal of Majhuwagadi municipality-5 has attacked his 42-year-old uncle Balaram Katuwal with a khukuri. Intoxicated Dinesh had attacked Balaram during a household dispute, police said. Injured Balaram is being treated at Khotang district hospital in Diktel.  Police arrested Dinesh on the night of September 10.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
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 Injured 1
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