Incident Reports

Two arrested for murdering Indian national in Nepal


Province 1, Jhapa, Birtamod

SURUNGA: Police have arrested two persons on the charge of murdering an Indian national. Karan Chaudhary, 20, and Laxman Yadav, 18, of Biratmode Municipality-2, Charpane were paraded amidst a press conference here on Friday. 

The duo has been accused of hacking an Indian national Subas Seikh, 40, currently living in the municipality, to death. According to SP Krishna Prasad Koirala at District Police Office, Jhapa, the intoxicated duo killed Seikh over a minor dispute and set the dead body on fire in an open field. Police said the culprits hit Seikh with a stone on his head, chopped off his private parts and set him on fire.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Fire , Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Killed 1
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Morang , Local Newspaper - Jhapa , Local Newspaper - Sunsari