Incident Reports

Man kills aunt over a drunken dispute in Kapilbastu


Province 5, Kapilbastu, Shivaraj, Ward 5

59-year-old Sushila Khadka of Shivaraj Municipality-5 of Kapilvastu was killed in a dispute in Kapilvastu after she refused to give her nephew, 23-year-old Toran Bahadur Khadka, Rs 50 for liquor on December 12. 

The nephew, who was drinking alcohol together, hit Sushila on the head with a brick and a with a traditional Nepali motor and pestle (Silauto). He was arrested the other day of the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
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 noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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