Incident Reports

Six arrested on the charge of murder of elderly man in Rukum West


Karnali, Rukum West, Musikot, Ward 8

Police arrested six persons from Musikot municipality-8 Ghorkhani of Rukum West on the charge of murder of 74-year-old Jit Bahadur Budha of the same place. The arrested have been identified as 20-year-old Anil Pun, two 17-year-old teenagers, two 16-year-old teenagers and a 14-year-old teenager. The accused reportedly physically assaulted the elderly man over a feud resulting in serious injury. The victim died while undergoing treatment at District hospital in Salle. Police are further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 6
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Killed 1
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