Incident Reports

Siraha woman kills husband over a domestic dispute


Madhes, Siraha, Dhangadhimai, Ward 14

A woman has killed her husband during their fight over a domestic dispute at Maran, Dhangadhimai municipality-14 of the Siraha district in southeastern Nepal on Thursday. DSP Subas Budhathoki of the District Police OFFice says Harka Maya Bishwakarma (36) killed her husband Tek Bahadur (40) on Thursday morning by hitting him with a wooden log. Seriously injured in the attack, he breathed his last while being taken to the RK Mediciti Hospital, according to police. Meanwhile, a team jointly deployed by the Bishnupurkatti and Lahan area police posts nabbed Harka Maya for further investigation.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
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 (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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