Incident Reports

Man arrested for murdering wife in Terathum


Province 1, Terhathum, Aathrai, Ward 7

Police arrested 35-year-old Chandra Kumar Kandangwa of Atharai on October 18 on the charge of murdering his 25-year-old wife, Nenusa Khapung, of Atharai Rural Municipality-7. The victim's side lodged a complaint on October 18, accusing the Chandra Kumar of strangling the victim during a domestic dispute on October 17.

DSP Gautam Thapa said that the accused was arrested for investigation after he came to the district hospital for a postmortem of his wife. The postmortem of the body was done at the District Hospital.

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 youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1