Incident Reports

Infant found dead


Province 1, Jhapa, Shivasataxi, Ward 10

An infant was found under the bridge of Maikhola in Shivasataxi-10, Jhapa on Friday afternoon. Locals informed the police after they found the body of the boy child in a cardboard box.

Investigation regarding the incident is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Infanticide
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Domestic violence
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) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Local Newspaper - Jhapa