Incident Reports

Woman found dead in jungle, police suspect murder


Lumbini, Dang, Lamahi, Ward 7

A woman in her mid-thirties was found dead in Uchanibu community forest in Lamahi municipality-7 on September 20. 

Local children who went to the forest to gather mushroom saw the body and reported it to the police.

According to SP Janak Prashad Bhattarai of District Police Office Dang, although police sent the body for post-mortem to Lamahi hospital, establishing the real cause of the death would be difficult as the body had been disposed of for some time. Polic, as well as the locals, suspect the woman's body was disposed after killing her.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1