Incident Reports

A dead body of teenager found


Gandaki, Parbat, Jaljala

The dead body of 17-year-old Biju G.C. has been recovered from the bank of Kaligandaki river on 15th October. Biju who hailed from Jaljala rural municipality-5, Lekhpath was married to 34-year-old Asim Khadka of Baglung Municipality-3. 

Earlier, Khadka had made Biju elope with him after Biju's family had rejected his proposal to marry, said the uncle Tilak G.C. 

Biju was tortured to bring a dowry, Biju's mother recounts Bijus' conversation with her after her marriage with Khadka. Biju's parents have filed a complaint of murder, rape, and abduction against Khadka. Police are further investigating the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Related to disputes over dowry
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
National/Online Media