Incident Reports

Singer arrested for attacking hotel operator


Gandaki, Tanahun, Bandipur

Police arrested Signer Prakash Katuwal on Monday on the charge of attacking an operator of a hotel situated in Bandipur Rural Municipality. Katuwal allegedly had a group of men attack the hotel operator, Lalkaji Gurung, with a rod. A dispute started between the two when Katuwal's wife vomited in front of the hotel.

The injured was referred to Kathmandu after treatment was not possible in Pokhara.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other private sectors
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
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