Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of khukuri attack


Province 1, Dhankuta, Pakhribas, Ward 5

Police arrested 26-year-old Sujan Shrestha on Monday afternoon on the charge of attacking his relative, 48-year-old Khadga Bahadur Bayalkoti, with a khukuri. 

Shrestha is from Bhojpur but lives in Pakhribas Municipality-5. Bayalkoti has sustained injuries from the attack and is receiving treatment at District Hospital. 

Further investigation is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
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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