Incident Reports

Police arrests elderly man on the charge of wife's murder


Lumbini, Pyuthan, Mallarani, Ward 3

Police Monday arrested 65-year-old Khodas Giri of Mallarani Rural Municipality-3 on the charge of murder of his wife Lokadevi Giri, 60. Police arrested Khodas from his home. 

Locals informed police after they found Lokadevi's body buried in a field on Monday. She had gone out of contact on December 26. The victim's family filed a complaint against Khodas on Monday at District Police Office, informed DSP Narendra Kumar Karki. Police are further investigating the incident. The deceased woman's post-mortem was conducted at district hospital on Tuesday.

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 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 noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1