Incident Reports

Infant found dead in Birtamod


Province 1, Jhapa, Birtamod, Ward 4

A dead body of an infant was found in Adua River of Birtamod Municipality-4, Jhapa. Locals informed the police after children who went to the river for fishing found the dead body of a baby. Police after taking scene report suspect that the child might be thrown after abortion. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Infanticide
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
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
Youth Killed 1
Local Newspaper - Morang