Incident Reports

Woman succumbs to injury sustained during son's attack in Arghakhanchi


Lumbini, Arghakhanchi, Sitganga, Ward 4

Police arrested  26-year-old Hemant Karki of Sitganga Municipality-4, in Arghakhanchi on the charge of murder of his mother 52- year- old Kamala Karki on June 20. Kamala sustained serious injury after being attacked with a stick by Hemant during a domestic dispute on June 20. She died at the teaching hospital in Kathmandu while undergoing treatment. Police submitted a case to the court and further investigation is going on. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Other
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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