Incident Reports

Domestic Violence Accused Arrested


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Godawari, Ward 8

Police has arrested Jhalak Bahadur Lama (65) of Godavari Municipality-8 Dukuchhap Jolkhu on 8 March, accusing him of hitting his wife Kanchhi Lama (74) with an axe on March 7. The accused had attacked the victim after drinking alcohol.

Case of attempt to murder was filed against the accused on 10 March, informed SP Durga Singh of Metropolitan Police Range, Jawalakhel. The victim was taken to Patan Hospital on 8 March for treatment and was later referred to Star Hospital for skull surgery, informed the hospital administration.

The victim was unconscious till 10 March’s afternoon, informed Sukuman Lama, Chairperson of Dukuchhapa Ward.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
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 Injured 1
Female Injured 1