Incident Reports

Husband, Mother-in-law arrested on charge of murder


Madhes, Mahottari, Gaushala

A man of Mahottari VDC-4 and his mother have been arrested by the police on January 13 after the body of his wife was recovered. Mohan Yadav and his mother Radha Devi were arrested on the suspicion of being behind the death of 28-year-old Dulari Devi Yadav, DSP Saurav Rana informed. He said that the preliminary investigated showed that there had been a fight between husband and wife on January 12 night over clearing debt. Search for Dulari Devi began after her baby began crying and she could not be found anywhere. The villagers informed the police after sighting her body in a pond nearby. Police have taken the body to the District Hospital for postmortem.

Ajay Kumar Shah 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
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