Incident Reports

Son killed his father by attacking him with an axe in Makwanpur


A 30-year-old son Anjan Sapkota killed his 50-year-old father Balram Sapkota by attacking him with an axe in the Kailash rural municipality of Makwanpur on April 25. The cause of the attack has not been revealed. According to the District Police Office, Makwanpur, further investigation is underway into the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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