Incident Reports

Woman found dead on roadside in Kathmandu outskirts


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kageshwori Manahora, Ward 1

Kathmandu, December 27

A woman has been found dead in mysterious circumstances on a roadside in Gagalphedi, Kageshwari Manohara municipality-1 on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu, on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Dhana Maya Tamang (23), informs DIG Uttam Subedi at the Metropolitan Police Office, Ranipokhari. Subedi says further investigation is underway. Police have also mobilised a forensic team from the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital as well as sniffer dogs.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
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 youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
National/Online Media