Incident Reports

Scuffle between two advocates inside Supreme Court over personal financial transaction


Province 3, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 11

A scuffle broke out between two advocates inside the Supreme Court premises. The scuffle broke between advocates Kiran Joshi and Pramod Gupta over a personal financial transaction at the gate of the Supreme Court and the Nepal Bar Association. Gupta allegedly took Rs. one lakh from Joshi five years ago. Joshi sustained a mouth injury from the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Fight
Weapons None
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
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