Incident Reports

Son arrested on suspicion of strangling elderly mother to death in Darchula


Sudurpashchim, Darchula, Dunhu, Ward 3

Police arrested 53-year-old Nar Bahadur Bam of Darchula, Brahmdev Dunhu Rural Municipality Ward-3 on August 5 on suspicion of strangling his elderly mother to death taking her away from home on the pretext of bathing her. 80-year-old Narudevi Bam had blue marks on her neck. 

The body was taken to the District Hospital, Darchula for a postmortem examination on August 5 and further investigation is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
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
Female Killed 1