Incident Reports

Two arrested on charge of murdering neighbor in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Mechinagar, Ward 9

Police arrested two persons on December 22 on the charge of killing their 42-year-old neighbour Parshuram Gautam, a resident of Mechinagar Municipality-9. The arrested are identified as 47-year-old Budhalal Kisan and 28-year-old Bhuyankar. The dead body was found in front of his house on December 18.

The investigation revealed that Budhlal, Bhukhan and Parshuram were consuming alcohol together on December 17. Parshuram died after being beaten up in a dispute between them. Police have also recovered various clothes and two thin rims of iron used in 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 Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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