A person killed his elder brother in Pundhand, Piple-9 of Myagdi district on Friday.
Sixteen-year-old Suresh Khurja had stabbed his brother Kumar (18) with a knife. They are the sons of Mahendra Khurja of Salija, Parbat who had been staying in Pundhand for the last six years.
The teenage boy stabbed his brother in a fit of rage following a tiff between them. They had been drinking alcohol when the incident took place at about 12 pm on Friday, police said.
Suresh is now absconding after the killing and police have launched a hunt for him.