Incident Reports

Woman arrested for assaulting mother-in-law


Bagmati, Kabhrepalanchok, Panchkhal, Ward 9

Police arrested 23-year-old Sarita Sarki of Panchkhal Municipality-9 on the charge of assaulting 48-year-old mother-in-law Dhaumati Sarki with an axe. Sarita hit Dhanumati with a sharp weapon amidst the general dispute. Dhanumati is undergoing treatment at Dhulikhel Hospital. Police are further investigating the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
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