Incident Reports

Four arrested on the charge of alleged Khukuri attack in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Rajesh Lama (Bal) of Bakai Rural Municipality-6 of Makwanpur, 18-year-old Raju Magar of Sindhuli Tinpatan, and two others including a 22-year-old Rajesh Lama were arrested from Makwanpur on the charge of violent attack with a sharp weapon Khukuri. According to the police, the accused attacked people with Khukuri in Basantapur during Indrajatra on September 14. According to the preliminary investigation of the police that 5-6 people under the leadership of Rajesh, attacked each other with Khukuri. Police have started investigation against the arrested.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 6
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Unclear
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media