Incident Reports

Man kills his wife in Bhutanese refugee camp of Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Damak

55-year-old Sare Rai an occupant at the Bhutanese refugee camp in Damak has beaten his 49-year-old wife Bishnu Maya Tamang to death over a domestic dispute on Tuesday morning.

According to police, Rai assaulted his wife after consuming alcohol.

Police have arrested Rai, who was hiding in Damak Municipality-2. He has been kept in the custody of the Area Police Office, Damak.

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 noyouth
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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