Incident Reports

Man murders his mother for not giving money for alcohol in Chitwan with a sharp weapon


Bagmati, Chitawan, Madi, Ward 6

Arjun Tamang, a 37-year-old man of Madi municipality-6, murdered his 55-year-old mother Devi Tamang with a sharp weapon on June 27 for not giving him money for alcohol. Police arrested Arjun after the incident. According to the police, the accused charged his mother with a sharp weapon, around 100 meters away from their home in a maize field. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
National/Online Media