Incident Reports

Inmate dies under suspicious circumstance in Morang Jail


Narayan Thapa, a 43-year-old inmate of Morang jail died under the suspicious circumstances, while he was rushed into the hospital on the way for the respiratory problems. The inmates of the jail claimed that Thapa died due to the torture of Kartik Kamat, a guard at the jail, because he belonged to the counterpart team. Jailer Ram Prasad Pokhrel of Morang Prison said that Thapa died due to sudden illness and the guards did not torture the prisoners. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Violence in prisons (violence by correction officers, prisoners etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
National/Online Media