Incident Reports

Elderly man beaten to death in Baglung


Gandaki, Baglung, Kanthekhola, Ward 2

Police have arrested 35-year-old Som Bahadur Bohora of Kathekhola rural municipality-2 on February 15 on the charge of beating to death 84-year-old Yam Bahadur KC. 

There was a fight between five people including Som Bahadur, Yam Bahadur, 36-year-old Laxmi Chapagain, and 65-year-old Bishnumati Chapagain of the same place . Yam Bahadur KC, who was critically injured when Som Bahadur attacked him with a wooden plank during a quarrel died while undergoing treatment. All involved in the incident were injured.


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Fight
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Total Injured 5
Female Injured 2
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