Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of killing wife


Province 3, Sindhupalchok, Melamchi, Ward 11

Police arrested 45-year-old Durga Bahadur Tamang of Melamchi Municipality-11, Sindhupalchok on the charge of killing his 40-year-old wife Ram Maya Tamang. Tamang allegedly attacked his wife with a stick.

The body is taken to Melamchi Primary Health Center for postmortem examination. Further investigation is underway. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
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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