Incident Reports

Elderly man beaten to death in Dhanusha


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janaknandani, Ward 6

78-year-old Hari Prasad Yadav of Janakandani Rural Municipality-6 was beaten to death by his neighbors in Dhanusha over the land dispute. Hari who sustained a serious injury after being beaten by 65-year-old Binod Ran Yadav including four people of the same place on April 23 died while undergoing treatment at the Provincial Hospital, Janakpur.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
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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