Incident Reports

Police recovered a body of a girl in Pokhara, under suspicious circumstances


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

Police recovered a body of Niruta Shah, a 18-year-old resident of Bajura,Jagannath Baskena, from her room in Pokhara, lying on her bed. According to the police, the neighbors complained about the stink from the victim's room, and when they opened the lock, the body was in rotting state. While investigating, the police, found the letter(Note) written by the deceased's husband, Ganesh Bista, stating that when he reached home, Niruta, his wife, was already hung to death and he would also commit suicide by jumping in the Seti river because he finds no meaning of finding happiness since, his wife is no more. According to the police, Bista has fled the scene  and police is searching for him. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media