Accused Arrested For The Killing Of Senior Citizen

  October 1, 2023 By: INSEC

Police arrested 38-year-old Mangal Gurung  on September 29 on the charge of killing 72-year-old Sukmaya Gurung of Netrawati Dabjong Rural Municipality-4, Hajarebistol.

The aggrieved party filed a complaint against the accused at the district police office on September 29.

According to SP Gautam Mishra of the District Police Office, the accused allegedly reacted in anger and hit the victim with a sharp weapon after being teased as “Kupre” and due to his crops being damaged by the victim’s goat.

SP Mishra informed that the victim died on the spot. He said that the body was taken to Dhading Hospital for post-mortem.


Sitaram Adhikari