Incident Reports

Man brutally murdered by his own cousin in Siraha


Province 2, Siraha, Mirchaiya, Ward 1

28-year-old Shiv Kumar Yadav of Mirchaiya Municipality-7, Siraha was found dead near the East-West Highway at Ward No. 1 of the Municipality on March 21. According to the police, Yadav's body was found covered with concrete, with body parts cut off and injuries on the head. Yadav had left his house around 8 pm on Sunday. 

Based on the injuries, police suspect that Yadav might have been stabbed in the head with a sharp weapon. The body of the deceased is sent for post-mortem.


Police arrested two persons in connection to the murder incident and investigation revealed that the deceased's own cousin brother abducted him for ransom.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Kidnapping for ransom
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Total Abducted 1
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