Incident Reports

Youth stabbed to death in Kathmandu; three accused arrested


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Chandragiri, Ward 3

Police arrested two persons on charge of killing Jitendra Sah, 20-year-old youth of Mahottari district and currently residing in Chandragiri Municipality-3, Thankot with a sharp weapon. Sah, who was critically injured when three people stabbed him in Thankot on July 4, died on July 5  while undergoing treatment at the National Trauma Center.

The arrested are identified as Somlal Gopali, 36-year-old resident  of Thankot in Chandragiri Municipality-3 and Manoj Dong Tamang, 25-year-old resident of Daman in Makwanpur. Police are searching for for another absconding accused involved in the incident.


Police  arrested  Sahil Gopali of Chandragiri Municipality-3 in Kathmandu from Chandragiri Municipality-8 on Monday.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media