Incident Reports

Police arrests youth on the charge of murder from Panchthar


Province 1, Panchthar, Miklajung, Ward 7

Police on Friday night arrested 26-year-old Ramchandra Rai of Miklajung Rural Municipality-7 Lekgau on the charge of killing a person in khukuri attack. Four persons including 51-year-old Ganga Devi Rai sustained serious injuries after being attacked with khukuri by Ramchandra on March 28. Ganga Devi died while undergoing treatment at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Dharan on Friday. The other three have been discharged after treatment. Police have arrested Ramchandra and are further investigating.

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 Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 4
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Total Injured 3
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