Incident Reports

Two arrested on charge of a beating a youth to death in Pyuthan


Police arrested two persons on the charge of beating Mohan Mahatra to death in Pyuthan. The arrested are identified as  Prashanna Bhandari and Kunver Magar of Pyuthan. According to police, Bhandari and Kunwar had beaten Mahatra to death during a quarrel at Kul Puja on December 10. Those arrested are being further investigated.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed n/a
National/Online Media