Incident Reports

Dhanusha woman found dead, hubby on the run


Province 2, Dhanusha, Kamala, Ward 2

Janakpurdham, February 16

A woman has been found dead in Kamala municipality of Dhanusha district on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, the deceased’s husband is on the run, hence police have suspected a foul play.

The suspect has been identified as Sangita Devi Gaderi Raut, who appears to be in her mid-30s, a resident of Machijhitkaiya, Kamala-2, according to police.

Raut’s body, with some bruises on her neck, was found at a paddy field near her house this morning, informs Police Inspector Hitendra Rokaya at Khajuri Area Police Post.

Police have launched a manhunt to nab the absconding husband, Khusi Lal. Raut is said to be his second wife.

The deceased’s body has been sent to the Janakpurdham Provincial Hospital for post-mortem whereas further investigation is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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