Incident Reports

14-year-old girl found dead hanging from tree, murder suspected


Lumbini, Bardiya, Rajapur, Ward 4

14-year-old Pramila Chaudhari, a resident of Rajapur municipality-4 Chhediya who went to graze goats in a jungle near her home was found dead in a mysterious circumstance on Sunday evening.

Inspector Badri Prashad Dhakal of Area Police Office Rajapur said that a police search team deployed in coordination with the locals after she did not return home late into the evening on Sunday found her dead hanging from a tree.

Due to lack of doctor in Rajapur who could perform post-mortem on the deceased's body it was taken to hospital in Tikapur. The circumstances surrounding the death of the 14-year-old girl appears suspicious.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media