Incident Reports

Woman arrested on charge of killing daughter


Province 5, Pyuthan, Sarumarani, Ward 1

34-year-old Maya Adhikari of Dandagaun Toll in Sarumarani Rural Municipality-1 was arrested on the charge of killing her own 25-month-old daughter, Ayusha Adhikari. She was arrested by the police from Dhungegadhi police post after receiving information that she had killed his own daughter. Police are conducting further investigation in this regard.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Infanticide
Weapons Unclear
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
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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