Incident Reports

Kalikot man arrested on charge of physically assaulting his 22-year-old wife


Karnali, Kalikot, Khandachakra, Ward 10

Police arrested 24-year-old Sher Bahadur Shahi of Khandachakra Municipality-10, on September 17, on the charge of physically assaulting and evicting his 22-year-old wife  Nanda Kaura Shahi from their house on September 16.

According to Inspector Bhupendra Shahi of the District Police Office, the accused was arrested from a hotel in the district headquarters Manma on the basis of a complaint lodged by the victim at the District Police Office alleging that she was beaten and evicted. The victim sustained back and hand injuries due to the beating.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Secondary Form Banishment/shunning
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
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