Incident Reports

Four arrested on the charge of murdering a woman in Kavre


Province 3, Kabhrepalanchok, Banepa, Ward 8

Police arrested three teenage boys and a teenage girl on April 5 on the charge of murdering a 35-year-old woman. The woman was found dead inside a bus bearing plate number Ba 2 Kha 2427 parked at the bus park in Banepa Municipality-8 on April 4.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the accused had a dispute with the deceased woman over having sexual intercourse with her, and they killed her due to the fear of revealing their identities of being involved in such dispute.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Secondary Cause Rape/sexual assault
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
National/Online Media