Incident Reports

Woman kills husband in Khotang


Province 1, Khotang, Barahapokhari, Ward 1

Police have arrested a woman on the charge of her husband's murder in Khotang. The arrested has been identified as 50-year-old Menuka Rai of Barahapokhari Rural Municipality-1 Khursane. According to inspector Amodkumar Kherwar of District Police Office Khotang, Menuka killed her husband Chakumar Rai, 50, on Monday by attacking him with a khukuri. Police have started an investigation into the incident by arresting Menuka. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
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 Killed 1
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