Incident Reports

Saptari woman found murdered


Madhes, Saptari, Chhinnamasta, Ward 1

Saptari, December 27

A woman has been found murdered in Chhinnamasta rural municipality-1 of the Saptari district on Monday morning (December 26). Police say Bhutani Devi Yadav (50) of the area was missing since Sunday evening. However, she was found dead today. DSP Madhav Prasad Kaphle, the spokesperson of the District Police Office, says preliminary investigations suggest the woman was attacked with a beer bottle on her head. Further investigation is underway. Police say they have also mobilized sniffer dogs.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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