Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of his brother's murder in Ilam over a general dispute


Province 1, Ilam, Sandakpur, Ward 1

A younger brother killed his elder brother at Sandakpur rural municipality-1, Chapgairi in Illam. According to police, 30-year-old Chakra Mukhiya killed his brother, 35-year-old Ichhya Mukhiya by charging a knife around 6:40 pm on November 15. The incident happened at the gathering in their uncle's house over a small discussion under the influence of alcohol. Police mentioned that the victim died on the spot. Police have arrested the accused and further investigation is underway. 

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 Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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