Incident Reports

Khukuri attack on a monk in Pashupati


Santosh Baba, a 35-year-old, Hindu monk was attacked by Khukuri,  on September 27. According to the police, an unidentified man attacked him after he didn't give him Marijuana. 


Tara Bahadur Lamichhane, a 37-year-old resident of Jagatpur Naya Basti in Chitwan was arrested from Hepali Heights on October 1 morning, according to Kathmandu Metropolitan Complex. A khukuri and a bag used in the incident were also recovered from him, said Superintendent of Police Ramesh Kumar Basnet.

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