Incident Reports

Woman commits suicide after murdering her husband in Tokha Municipality


KATHMANDU, Jan 9: A woman has committed suicide after murdering her husband in Tokha Municipality.

According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Ashok Singh, Sudikshya Giri was found hanging in her room on Saturday morning. “The dead body of her husband, Umesh KC was found lying in the same room.”

As per the preliminary investigation, the woman seems to have murdered her husband by using a grinding stone before she committed suicide.

Further investigation is underway.


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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