Incident Reports

Three youths arrested on the charge of abduction and murder of their neighbor in Sunsari


Province 1, Sunsari, Duhabi, Ward 2

The body of 17-year-old Sujan Narayan Chaudhary who was missing since November 25 has been found in Duhabi-2 of Sunsari district on November 30.

Police suspect that Chaudhary, who was studying in class 11, may have been abducted and stoned to death as the victim sustained serious injuries to his face, head and sensitive limbs. On the day of the disappearance, an unidentified person threatened the deceased's mother asking for the ransom.

Police have also arrested some people on suspicion of being involved in Susan's murder. However, the identities of the detainees have not been disclosed.



20-year-old youth Suman Jha of Bhirgaon in Duhabi Municipality-2 of Sunsari killed his 17-year-old neighbor Sujan Chaudhary along with his friends and dumped him in a bush north of the Vegetable Industry compound at a distance of 500 meters.

Sujan was missing since November 25, during the search, police arrested Suman Jha and two others. Suman admitted that he had abducted and killed Sujan with the help of his friends.

The cause of the murder has not been ascertained as the investigation is ongoing. The family informed the police that they got a call from the abductors but no one had demanded a ransom. The cause of the murder has become a mystery. However, villagers assumed that he was killed to rob the expensive tablet he used to own.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media