Incident Reports

Man beats his wife to death in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Gauradhaha

Sangita Tudu, a 39-year-old resident of  Jhapa was found dead near Geuria Chowk in Gauradaha Municipality-1 of Jhapa on July 15 morning. The deceased's husband is absconding and police are searching for him.


According to the police, 39-year-old Uttam Rishidev, husband of the deceased had a domestic dispute. According to DSP Thapa, the initial investigation revealed that she died from her husband's beating. 

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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