Incident Reports

Youth killed after being pelted with stone during fight in Jajarkot


Karnali, Jajarkot, Kuse, Ward 2

A youth jas died after being pelted with stone in Jajarkot. The deceased has been identified as 21-year-old Jhalak Singh of Kushe Rural Municipality-2 Tolegau. According to Inspector Yam Bahadur Malla of District Police Office Jajarkot, 22-year-old Jhalak Singh pelted a stone at 21-year-old Jhalak during a minor dispute between them on Thursday night. The stone hit Jhalak on his tample and seriously injured him. He died on the way on Friday while he was being taken to District hospital for treatment. Arjun and Jhalak are relatives. Police are meanwhile, looking for Arjun who went on the run after the incident.

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 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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