Incident Reports

Police arrests woman on the charge of killing nephew in Okhaldhunga


Province 1, Okhaldhunga, Sunkoshi, Ward 6

Police arrested 28-year-old Junu Damai of Manebhanjyang Rural Municipality-4 on the charge of killing her younger sister's 4-year-old son on August 18. According to police, Junu killed her nephew at Sunkoshi Rural Municipality-6 Para over feud with the boys murder. Junu had repeatedly threatened the kill the boy in the past and on August 18 he was found dead at his mother's family home in Sunkoshi Rural Municipality-6. Police arrested Junu after her father gave a complaint accusing her of killing the boy at District Police Office Okhaldhunga.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
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
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