Sai Padam Awasthi of Nepal Police working in Dharmasthali of the Metropolitan Police Division was attacked with a khukuri at midnight on December 25 while he was going to arrest the accused Shani Tamang who had attacked his friend with a Khukuri. Awasthi sustained serious head injuries and is undergoing treatment at Nepal Police Hospital.
According to the police, 21-year-old Shani Tamang of Ramechhap had attacked Subash Tamang of Dolakha with a khukuri during a dispute between two youths at Sheshmati Lambagar of Tarkeshwor Municipality in Kathmandu on December 25.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Primary Form||Assault (small group)|
|Primary Cause||Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||1|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Citizen/Individuals|
|Actor 1 - Youth||youth|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||1|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Police|
|Actor 2 - Youth||unknown|