Incident Reports

Youth kills mother in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Kamal, Ward 7

21-year-old Dinesh Rishidev of Kamal Rural Municipality-7 killed his 50-year-old mother Mira Rishidev on Sunday evening. 

Dinesh attacked his mother with an axe while intoxicated, and she died on the spot. The villagers took the son into control and handed him to the police. Further investigation is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
National/Online Media