Incident Reports

Woman kills mother-in-law during dispute in Siraha


Madhes, Siraha, Siraha

30-year-old Runchi Devi Das, a resident of Siraha municipality-6 has killed her mother-in-law, 55-year-old Kumairadevi Das. According to the District Police Office, Siraha, Kumairadevi's body was found near a wheat field on Sunday evening. DSP Ek Narayan Koirala said that they found blue beat marks on different parts of the deceased woman's body including her neck. Preliminary investigation has revealed that the woman was killed during a domestic dispute. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Secondary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Secondary Cause Other types of GBV
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) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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