Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of killing wife in Pokhara


Province 4, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath, Ward 26

Police arrested 49-year-old Dev Bahadur Baral on the charge of killing his wife 40-year-old Devi G.C. BK in Pokhara. According to police, Dev Bahadur had beaten his wife on Saturday afternoon after consuming alcohol. Devi had sustained injuries on her head and legs. 

She succumbed to injuries on Sunday while undergoing treatment. Police are conducting further investigation into the incident.

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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