Incident Reports

Complaint lodged against in-laws on charge of domestic violence in Saptari


Province 2, Saptari, Mahadeva, Ward 6

INSEC Representative admitted 21-year-old Jyoti Sah, a victim of domestic violence in Mahadeva Rural Municipality-6, Dhikali, to Gajendra Narayan Singh Hospital in Rajbiraj on July 14. Jyoti, who had come to Rajbiraj with injuries, was beaten by her 50-year-old father-in-law Shrilal Sah, 45-year-old mother-in-law Durga Devi Sah, and 22-year-old sister-in-law Ruby Sah.

According to the victim, the accused had beaten her while she was sleeping in the afternoon due to the menstrual cramp. According to the victim, her 28-year-old husband Pikeshwar Sah is currently doing business in Kathmandu. The victim's mother Sunita Sah lodged a complaint at the Women, Children and Senior Citizens Service Center of the District Police Office on July 14.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1