Incident Reports

21-year-old woman found dead in Kapilbastu, 3 including husband arrested


Lumbini, Kapilbastu, Banganga, Ward 8

A 21-year-old woman was found murdered in Kapilbastu on Monday morning. The deceased has been identified as 21-year-old Sunita Tharu of Banganga municipality-8 Balapur. Sunita's body was found near her house on the bank of Bangang river. Police have arrested 3 persons including her husband 21-year-old Suresh Tharu as suspects in the murder. Police are further investigating on the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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