Incident Reports

Dead body recovered from crematory, son arrested on suspicion of murder


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Godawari

Police recovered the dead body of 50-year-old Krishna Nepali of Lalitpur, Godawari from the crematorium at Pashupati, Kathmandu, and arrested his 30-year-old son Krishna Nepali on suspicion of murder on the basis of information provided by the villagers.

According to the police the duo had a fight on the night of July 30 while drinking alcohol and the son had beaten his father to death. 


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
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 Killed 1
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