Incident Reports

Six-year old girl brutally murdered after abduction in Rasuwa


Bagmati, Rasuwa, Kalika

A 6-year-old girl minor girl has been brutally murdered after being abducted in Rasuwa. The girl has been identified as Sumina Tanang of Faligang in Kalika Rural Municipality-1. She was was abducted by 19-year-old Sapna Tamang of Nuwakot while returning home after school on December 6 with the intention of stealing the gold earrings worn by the girl. The body of the girl was found in a rocky outcrop on December 8. There was a rope around the neck of the deceased and her gold earring was missing.  

According to the police, the accused woman had been arrested three times for burglary before. For this incident, she was arrested from Kalikasthan in Kalika Rural Municipality-2.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Kidnapping for ransom
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media