Two persons, including a brother, have been arrested in Mahottari on a charge of killing his own brother.
Brother Ram Chandra Sah and nephew Umesh Sah have been arrested for the murder of Laxman Sah, 45, of Bhramarpura in Loharpatti Municipality-7, according to the District Police Office, Mahottari.
Laxman was injured last Wednesday when a dispute broke out between the brothers over the place of the deity and worship at home. According to District Police Office, Superintendent of Police Dinesh Acharya, two persons involved in the altercation were arrested on Saturday after Laxman, who was sent to Kathmandu for treatment, died on Friday.
According to the police, the two have been remanded in custody by the District Court, Mahottari. The body of the deceased was brought to Bhramarpura after post-mortem in Kathmandu, said Superintendent of Police Acharya.