Incident Reports

Youth arrested on charge of murdering his maternal uncle in Kanchanpur


Police arrested Girdhari Luhar, a 22-year-old resident of Bhimdatta Municipality-10 on from Bhim Dutta Municipality of Kanchanpur on July 14, on the charge of murdering Bir Ram Luhar, a 42-year-old resident of Tolkien. A team from District Police Office, Kanchanpur and Police Post, Jimuwa arrested Bir Ram after receiving information that Luhar was seriously injured when Girdhari attacked him with a bamboo stick during personal disputes. Luhar died while undergoing treatment. The accused Luhar is the nephew of the deceased.

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