KATHMANDU: Police on Thursday detained Buddha Ratna Shakya (25) of Indrachowk on the charge of armed assault.
Police have also recovered a sword from him.
He attacked Gangaram Bhujel of Itahari-1, Morang district currently residing at New Road with a sword.
Critically injured Bhujel was rushed to hospital after the incident.
Police said that the case is under investigation.