Incident Reports

Police arrests two men on the charge of decapitating a youth in Sarlahi


Province 2, Sarlahi, Malangawa, Ward 10

Police have arrested two men on the charge of murder of 30-year-old Sushil Raya who was found dead in the decapitated condition in Malangwa Municipality-10 Sarlahi on March 25. Raya's head and body were found dumped 60 meters apart. The arrested have been identified as 45-year-old Kamal Pandit aka Bimalkanta Pathak and 40-year-old Ashok Jha, according to SP Santosh Singh Rathore of District Police Office Sarlahi. Police investigations revealed that the arrested men killed Raya following a dispute while all three were using drugs together. All three were drug abusers according to police. Pandit and Raya had also unsettled financial dealings.

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