Incident Reports

Sindhupalchok: 2 killed in khukuri attack


Bagmati, Sindhupalchowk, Balefi, Ward 7

Two persons died in a khukuri attack at Madhillo Chimling, Balephi rural municipality-7 of the Sindhupalchok district, some kilometers north of Kathmandu, on Sunday evening.

The victims have been identified as locals Basu Maya Tamang (70), and Santa Bir Tamang (59). Another local Bijaya Tamang, another local, attacked them under the influence of alcohol, according to police.

The law enforcers have arrested the murder accused. District Police Office chief Rajan Adhikari says they are further investigating the case.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt 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 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 2
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