Incident Reports

68-year-old man killed by his own brother and nephew over division of property in Okhaldhunga


Province 1, Okhaldhunga, Khijidemba, Ward 5

Mitra Bahadur Tamang, a 68-year-old of Dhadkharka in Khijidemba Rural Municipality-5 of Okhaldhunga was killed by his own 67-year-old brother Sher Bahadur Tamang and 36-year-old nephew Bir Bahadur Taman over the issue of division of property. According to the police, Mitra was hit on the head with a khukuri and another sharp weapon on September 10.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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