Incident Reports

Five arrested on the charge of attacking two youths with a sharp weapon in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 32

Police arrested 18-year-old Nischal Rai of Udayapur Chaudandi-7 Beltar, 18-year-old Anish Magar of Sindhuli Fikal-3, 18-year-old Manoj Kunwar of Kailali, 18-year-old Dhirendra Yadav of Rautahat Boudhimai-1 and 18-year-old Anish Khatri of Okhaldhunga on the charge of injuring two youths in a sharp weapon attack on December 31, 2022. According to the police, the accused absconded after attacking the victims in Mahadesthan of Kathmandu metropolitan-32 with a sharp weapon. Police recovered a 10.5-inches long knife of iron along with the accused.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 2
Youth Injured 2
National/Online Media