Incident Reports

Elderly man beaten to death by the family over a domestic dispute in Kanchanpur


Province 7, Kanchanpur, Bhimdatta, Ward 2

Police arrested 35-year-old Sita Thapa and her 18-year-old son Arjun Thapa on the charge of beating 76-year-old Prem Thapa to death. Thapa of Bhimdatta Municipality-2 was beaten by his daughter-in-law and grandson on February 10 over a domestic dispute. Thapa died while undergoing treatment.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
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
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