Incident Reports

Woman arrested as a suspect for her husband's murder


Lumbini, Gulmi, Ruru, Ward 1

Police arrested Puspa Gyanwali for murdering her husband Ramesh Gyanwali-48 of Rurukshetra Rural Municipality-1, Bhadkawa after the confirmation by the eye-witness Padam Gyanwali who is also elder brother to the deceased. He said that they saw the accused hitting at the sensitive organ of the deceased by a metal pipe when they had gone to her house to settle the dispute on the night of September 27. Ramesh was admitted to Palpa Mission Hospital but died a day later. 

According to police, the dead body is sent to Butwal for postmortem and the accused Puspa Gyanwali is taken into custody in Sringa Police Post. In initial investigation, she told that she poked her husband but didn't beat him hard.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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