Incident Reports

Woman killed in sharp weapon attack by unidentified group in Khotang


Province 1, Khotang, Halesi Tuwachung, Ward 7

Khotang/May 31, Mangalbar saanjha Halesi Tuwachung-7 ki ek mahila ko agyat samuha dwara dharilo hatiyar prahar gari hatya. A 57-year-old woman has been murdered in the jungle on Tuesday evening while she had gone to collect fodder. The deceased has been identifed as Gyani Maya Bishwokarma, a resident of Mahadevsthan in Halesi Tuwachung municipality-7. According to DSP Nabinkishor Pradhan of District Police Office Khotang, the woman was found murdered at Patle tol located at the way leading to Area Health Post from Halesi-Diktel road. She had been attacked with sharp weapons by unidentified and her earrings and other ornaments were found robbed. Police suspect that she was murdered during the course of armed robbery. Police are furthe investigating on the incident.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Robbery/burglary/violent theft
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Criminal
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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