Incident Reports

Woman arrested on a charge of murdering seven-year-old daughter


Karnali, Salyan, Chhatreshwori

The police arrested a woman on a charge of murdering her seven-month daughter from the district on Tuesday.

Sapana Bhandari, 28, of Chhetreshwori-6 in the district has been accused of beating her daughter Janaki Bhandari to death. The body of Janaki was kept at the district hospital for a postmortem. Investigations into the case were going on, said the police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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