Incident Reports

Youth killed in a Knife attack in Budhanilkantha


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Budhanilakantha, Ward 8

Police arrested Pradip Limbu, a 35-year-old resident of Taplejung  on the charge of murdering Raj Khadka, a 30-year-old resident of Morang, over the dispute of bringing new internet connection. According to the police, Khadka was attacked by knife and lost his life during the treatment in Karuna Hospital, Chunikhel. Both the victim and the accused were  under the influence of alcohol and they were neighbors living in the rent at Budhanilkantha munucipality-8. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
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 Killed 1
National/Online Media