Police arrested 35-year-old Umesh Harijan of Khairatwa in Pratappur rural municipality-4 of Nawalparasi West on April 29 on the charge of killing his 30-year-old wife Salanti Harijan.
He was arrested after police received information that Salanti was seriously injured from Umesh's beating during a domestic dispute. Salanti, who was critically injured in the beating, died while undergoing treatment at the Martyrs' Memorial Community Hospital, Chaupatta. Police are conducting further investigation into the matter.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Primary Form||Assault (small group)|
|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|
March 25, 2021