Incident Reports

Saint of Lingeshwor Dham in Kanchanpur found dead; murder suspected


Sudurpashchim, Kanchanpur, Bedkot, Ward 4

Kisan Nath, a 75-year-old saint of Shiva Lingeshwor Dham in Bedkot Municipality-4 in Kanchanpur was found dead on July 17. According to him, the incident site is being sealed and an investigation is underway. Police said they could not immediately confirm the cause of Nath's death, but locals suspected he might have been killed.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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