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Kailali man killed during a gang fight, 8 arrested - OnlineKhabar English News


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Tikapur, Ward 1

Dhangadhi, November 10

Bhupendra Bahduwal, a 23-year-old youth died during a gang fight in Tikapur municipality-1 of the Kailali district in Sudurpaschim on November 9. Bhupendra Baduwal, a resident of Lamki Chuha municipality-1 of the district, died during a fight near Siddhartha Hotel, informed the police. DSP Prakash Sapkota, the chief of the Tikapur Area Police, says the gang fight had ensued between two groups over an outstanding issue. During the fight, Baduwal was stabbed with a knife.

According to police, eight persons have been arrested on the charge of their involvement in the murder. The arrested are Mahesh Rawal,24, Aryan Devkota,20, Dhiraj Shahi,20, Kapil Shrestha,22, 18-year-old youth, Prabin Rimal, 23, Rohit Ale,21, and Sohan Shahi,26. 

Further investigation is underway. Meanwhile, locals have obstructed the Lamki Chuha section of the East-West Highway following the murder, demanding a fair probe into the case and action against the culprit.

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 8
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
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