Incident Reports

Elderly man beats his wife to death over a domestic dispute


Bagmati, Rasuwa, Naukunda, Ward 5

Kanchimaya Gamdan, a 65-year-old resident of Bhorledanda Tol in Rasuwa Naukunda Rural Municipality -5  was beaten to death her 78-year-old husband Buddhi Bahadur Gamdan over a domestic dispute on October 16. During the dispute, the husband kicked Kanchimaya and seriously injured her.

She was rushed to Trishuli Hospital in Nuwakot but she died while undergoing treatment. The police are conducting further investigation in this regard by taking the accused husband under control.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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