Incident Reports

Three members of the same family killed in Udayapur


Province 1, Udayapur, Belaka, Ward 7

Three members of the same family have been brutally murdered in Udayapur. A Basnet couple and their 12-year-old son were killed in Gobatar, Belaka Municipality 7. Rajkumar Basnet, 37, his wife Sarita Basnet, 33, and their 12-year-old son Sujan Basnet were killed, according to Udayapur police chief SP Gyanendra Phuyal. According to police, Nar Bahadur Basnet, 40, of the same village, murdered them. The police have apprehended Nar Bahadur. According to police, he was apprehended while fleeing with the machete used in the murder. According to the investigation, the accused murdered the victim over a financial dispute and revenge. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
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 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 3
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media