Incident Reports

One killed, seven injured in a fight in Rupandehi


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Kotahimai, Ward 2

Sadhu Yadav, a 65-year-old resident of Kalwari in Rupandehi's Kotahimai Rural Municipality-2, died as a result of a fight between neighbors over a child's quarrel. Seven more people were hurt in the incident and are being treated at Bhim Hospital in Bhairahawa. Five of the injured are in moderate condition, while the other two are in good health. Police arrested three persons involved in the beating.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Fight
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 na
Actor 2 - Number of people 5
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Killed 1
Total Injured 7
Female Injured n/a
Youth Injured n/a
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