Incident Reports

Man kills wife in Khotang


Province 1, Khotang, Rupakot Majhuwagadhi, Ward 2

A woman died after being attacked with khukuri by her husband in Khotang. 30-year-old Debika Rai died on the spot on Thursday night when her husband Sitaram Rai of Rupakot Majhuwagadhi municipality-2 hit her with khukuri.

According to DSP Bamdev Gautam of District Police Office Khotang, police were deployed immediately from DPO Diktel after being reported about the incident by Sitaram's neighbours. Police are yet to find the reason behind the murder.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
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 noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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