Incident Reports

37-year-old man arrested on the charge of murdering octogenarian man in Dhading


Bagmati, Dhading, Dhunibesi, Ward 5

Police arrested Prushottamm Baniya a 37-year-old man of Dhunibesi municipality-6 in Dhading on February 26 on the charge of murdering Balaram Upreti an 84-year-old man of Dhnunibesi municipality-7. According to the police, the accused who went to the house of the victim to loot the old-age allowance on February 22 night physically assaulted the victim and injured him. The victim lost his life while undergoing medical treatment at the hospital. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1