Incident Reports

Man torched his wife and 2-year-old son by pouring petrol into their body in Banke; Son died, wife injured


Lumbini, Banke, Kohalpur, Ward 1

Bhanubhakta BK a 32-year-old man of Kohlapur municipality-1 torched his 2-year-old son Prince BK and his wife Ganga BK on January 29 by pouring petrol into their body. According to the police, Prince lost his life on January 30 early morning while undergoing medical treatment where as his wife sustained burn injuries on her neck and back. The accused was arrested while he was trying to abscond. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
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