Incident Reports

Agitated group of youth kills man in Bardiya


Lumbini, Bardiya, Thakurbaba, Ward 8

A 32-year-old Satram Tharu of Thakurbaba Municipality-8 died while undergoing treatment in Lucknow. A group of youths had thrashed four people including Satram on the night of Bhaitika. The group of youths was searching for an autorickshaw driver with whom they had a dispute over fare for the rickshaw when they got into a fight despite the requests not to do so, said Rajeshnath Bastola, SP of Nepal Police. 

Police arrested eight people including Santa Rokaya and Devi Rokaya involved in the assault. Police have launched a manhunt to nab the other absconding perpetrator. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 7
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 4
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Total Injured 3
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