Incident Reports

Young girl , missing for 10 days, found dead in Chitwan


Bagmati, Chitawan, Rapti

Sujita Bhandari, a 23-year-old Rapti Municipality-3 resident who had been missing for ten days, was found on July 4 in the local Brahmasthani communal forest. Sujita has been missing since June 25, when she was on her way to a friend's house around 6 a.m. According to family members, they received a call on the same day warning them that she had been abducted.

After seeing the body, locals who had gone to the forest to pick mushrooms informed the police. The body was discovered in an almost decayed state. According to police, her body was discovered entangled in a bush in the midst of the forest. A white liquid was also discovered in a bottle beside the body, according to police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Kidnapping for ransom
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1
Youth Abducted 1
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