Bharat Raj Upreti

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Bharat Raj Upreti (Nepali: भरतराज उप्रेती; 8 July 1950 – 24 May 2015) was a Nepalese judge. He was a justice of the Supreme Court of Nepal from 22 January 2009 until his resignation in 2013.

Personal Life[change | change source]

Upreti was born in Sindhupalchowk to a Hindu family. He studied at universities in Nepal and India.

Death[change | change source]

Upreti died on 24 May 2015 in Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu, aged 64. He committed suicide (killed himself) by hanging.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Former Judge Upreti kills self". onlinekhabar.com. 25 May 2015. Retrieved 28 May 2015.