Incident Reports

Man beats his wife to death in Makwanpur


Province 3, Makawanpur, Hetauda, Ward 10

Makwanpur police arrested 54-year-old Krishna Bahadur Moktan, a temporary resident of Hetauda-8 on May 24  on the charge of beating his 42-year-old wife Sunita Thapa Magar to death over a domestic dispute.

Police recovered the dead body of the woman in the Bhutan Devi Community Forest at Hetauda-10 Neureni on May 23. The identity of the body was revealed during the investigation of 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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