Incident Reports

Gulmi man beaten to death by his relatives over a personal dispute


Lumbini, Gulmi, Chandrakot, Ward 7

Police arrested 27-year-old Him Bahadur Pulami and 21-year-old Himal Rahadi, a resident of Satyawati municipality-3, on the charge of beating 48-year-old  Shiv Bahadur Pulami of  Chandrakot rural municipality-7 to death on September 12.

Both accused are the relatives of the victim, Him Bahadur Pulami was the nephew and Shiv Bahadur Pulami was the brother-in-law of the deceased. According to the police, the accused and the victim got into the dispute on September 8, the dispute turned into a physical assault on September 9 and the victim died on the same day during the treatment in Majuwa. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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