Incident Reports

One killed, three arrested in drunken fight in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

19-year-old Bimal Rai of Bhojpur Hatuwagadhi Rural Municipality-9, 18-year-old Jiten Rai, and 19-year-old Sanjay Rai of the same place were arrested on the charge of murdering, 26-year-old Manoj Rai, a resident of Mahankal, Kathmandu Metropolitan City-6 on August 20. According to police accused were drunk and quarreled with each other which escalated into a deadly fight. Boudha police is further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media