Incident Reports

Woman commits suicide, mentions police constable in suicide note


Gandaki, Baglung, Baglung, Ward 3

30-year-old Samjhana Kisan of Baglung Municipality committed suicide on Tuesday by hanging herself using a shawl. Her family filed a complaint against a police constable after they found a suicide note which mentioned his name. 

Kisan allegedly had a relationship with the police constable and was pregnant with his baby. She mentioned in the suicide note that she committed suicide after the constable denied accepting the child. 

The family has denied accepting the body of the woman after postmortem examination on Wednesday.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Other types of GBV
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media