Incident Reports

Complaint lodged against accused in domestic violence


Karnali, Surkhet, Gurbhakot

34-year-old Meena Kumari Sarki of Gurbhakot Municipality-14 in Surkhet, a victim of domestic violence, filed a complaint against her 36-year-old husband Bhimraj Sarki, of Chinchu on August 7.  Meena's sister Lakshmi Bayalkoti informed that Meena sustained serious injuries after her husband poured hot water over her body during a dispute on August 6. She first underwent treatment at Mehalkuna Hospital, and was later referred to Karnali Provincial Hospital in Birendranagar. According to the police, the victim had lodged a complaint saying that her husband tried to kill her. Further investigation is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
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 Injured 1
Female Injured 1