Incident Reports

Teenage girl found murdered in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Tribeni, Ward 1

Kathmandu, February 16

A girl was found murdered in a shed at Lower Kavra of Tribeni rural municipality-1 in Salyan district of Karnali province on Friday. Police have not yet found any lead on the case.

According to the District Police Office chief DSP Dhakendra Khatiwada, 17-year-old Kabita Bohara was murdered after the unidentified people slit her throat.

Bohara was still in her home till 9 pm on Friday. It is assumed that she stepped out of the house after everyone else was asleep and that is when she was murdered. Her body was found some 10-15 metres away from her home.

Police are investigating into the case, says Khatiwada.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Local Newspaper - Banke , National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Rupandehi