Incident Reports

Elderly man arrested for sharp weapon attack


Province 1, Khotang, Jantedhunga, Ward 2

Police have arrested an elderly man on the charge of sharp weapon assault on his son in Khotang. The arrested has been identified as Jaman Singh Rai of Jantedhunga rural municipality-2 Dumribot.

Jaman Singh's son, 40-year-old Ganesh rai sustained serious injury when his father attacked him with a khukuri during a dispute between the two. Police from Devisthan police post arrested the elderly man following the incident. The injured meanwhile, has been sent to BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences for treatment.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp 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 Injured 1
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