Incident Reports

Youth beaten to death in Rolpa


Lumbini, Rolpa, Runtigadi, Ward 6

Fourteen youths have been arrested on the charge of beating a youth to death. Iswar Basnet, 24, of Salbang in Runtigadhi Rural Municipality-6 died in the incident.

The locals assaulted Basnet on Saturday night for stealing five thousand rupees and a watch.

Those arrested are Bhim Bahadur Basnet, Jhupa Lal Budha, Prem Bahadur Budhathoki, Chet Lal Sahu, Chandra Lal Rokka, Dil Bahadur Rokka, Dipendra Sahu, Dhansing Budhathoki, Kamal Basnet, Prakash Budha, Thagendra Budha, Prem Budha, Til Bahadur Chalaune and Hira Bahadur Budhathoki, according to DSP at the District Police Office, Rolpa, Chitra Bahadur Gurung.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to crime
Actor 1 - Number of people 14
Actor 1 - Affiliations Mob (only Perpetrator)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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