Incident Reports

Mother-Daughter injured in an attack at Sindhuli


Province 3, Sindhuli, Kamalamai, Ward 10

A woman and her daughter were seriously injured in an attack with a sharp weapon at Kamalamai Municipality-10, Dhovan, Sindhuli, on Monday. Two persons including Pramod Kumar Singh of Bateshwor rural municipality, Dhanusha, attacked 55-year-old Harimaya Ghimire and her daughter 26-year-old Gangamaya Ghimire at 3:00 am on Monday. According to the police, both of the accused absconded after the attack.

Locals said the cause behind the incident was the love affair between Gangamaya and Mahato.  According to Inspector Santosh Kumar Pokhrel, they have sent the injured to Public Service Hospital, Bardibas for treatment. Both the mother and daughter have a serious injury in their head and hand. Police said a search upon the absconded accused is underway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other types of GBV
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 2
Female Injured 2
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