Incident Reports

Mother arrested on charge of murdering infant


Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Suryabinayak, Ward 5

Police have arrested Ramila Rai (22) from Suryabinayak-5, Bhaktapur on the charge of killing her infant on Monday. DSP Chakraraj Joshi of Metropolitan Police Circle, Jagati said Rai had murdered her infant which was born 4 days ago.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Infanticide
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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