Incident Reports

Two-year-old boy poisoned to death, mother in critical condition


Province 2, Mahottari, Sonama, Ward 2

According to a doctor involved in the treatment, the condition of the mother, who killed her son by feeding poison and then consumed poison herself after a domestic dispute, is serious. 

On Tuesday afternoon, 26-year-old Mamta Devi Ram of Sonama Rural Municipality-2 tried to commit suicide by consuming poison after poisoning her son. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Infanticide
Secondary Form Suicide
Weapons Other
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 youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Local Newspaper - Kaski