Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charge of domestic violence in Saptari


Madhes, Saptari, Rajbiraj, Ward 2

Police arrested Nabin Kumar Das a 28-year-old man on March 13, on the charge of domestic violence. According to the police, Nabin's wife 25-year-old Aarati Das of Rajbiraj municipality-3  accused Nabin Kumar, his father Ghana Shyam Das, mother Raj Kumari Devi Das, and Nabin Kumar's two sisters 38-year-old Ashadevi Das  and 26-year-old Nitu Das of physically assaulting her for not bringing enough dowry on February 6. According to the victim, the accused asked Rs.50,00,000 as a dowry to buy land and threatened her that Nabin Kumar would divorce her if she did not fulfill the demands put forward by them. Police are further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Related to disputes over dowry
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
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