Incident Reports

Woman dies in suspicious circumstance in Dhanusha


Madhes, Dhanusha, Chhireshwornath, Ward 4

A woman has died in a suspicious circumstance in Dhanusha. 25-year-old Renuka Yadav of Chireshwornath Municipality-4 Kuchai Tole, Dhanusha was died mysteriously on Friday night. According to DSP Rameshwor Khanal of District Police office Dhanusha, the deceased woman's family reported to the police that she fell unconscious after taking a medicine for headache and subsequently died.

DSP Khanal said the actual cause behind the Renuka's death would be revealed only after the completion of the post-mortem.

The maternal family side of Renuka have accused that she was killed by her husband and his family. Renuka’s father Ram Binay accused her daughter was killed by his daughter-in-law as there was dispute within family from long time ago. DSP Khanal said police have started thorough investigation into the incident by bringing Renuka's husband Arbind and her father-in-law to the police office.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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
Local Newspaper - Dhanusha