Incident Reports

Man brutally beaten to death over a family dispute in Siraha


Madhes, Siraha, Siraha, Ward 18

A person has been beaten to death in Siraha. The deceased has been identified as 22-year-old Ajit Kumar Yadav of Itahari in Siraha Municipality-18. According to reports, Ajit, who sustained serious injuries after being beaten by a group led by his brother-in-law Muneshwar Yadav died while he was being taken to hospital for treatment. 

Alka (Ajit's wife) had gone to Muneshwar's (Alka's brother) house after a quarrel with her husband and Muneshwar had beaten Ajit while he was trying to bring Alka back to his house. According to the locals, Ajit and brother-in-law Muneshwar Yadav were involved in repeated personal disputes on February 26 and 27. Meanwhile, Yadav brought few men and beat Ajit mercilessly.

According to the District Police Office, Siraha, a case of death has been registered, and only after the post-mortem report, they will conduct further investigation. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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