Incident Reports

Five arrested on charge of murder in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kirtipur

Police arrested five persons on the charge of murdering Man Bahadur Ghising, a resident of Bakaiya-1 of Makwanpur, on May 22 night in a carpet factory at Kirtipur in Kathmandu. Among the arrested are Bhagat Bahadur Bal, Kshetra Bahadur Bal, Jagat Bahadur Bal, Biru Gole and Bishal Moktan. All of them including the deceased were carpet factory labourers.

A preliminary investigation has revealed  Man Bahadur was killed during a fight over alcohol. The body of the deceased has been kept at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital for postmortem.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Killed 1
National/Online Media