Incident Reports

Father and stepmother arrested on the charge of physically assaulting their minor son in Kavrepalanchowk


Bagmati, Kabhrepalanchok, Namobuddha, Ward 16

Police arrested Urmila Budha, a 28-year-old stepmother and  her husband Tilak Budha, 39-year-old,  permanent residents of Dang Ghorai sub-metropolitan ward no-11, on April 12, on the charge of physically assaulting their 3-year-old minor son. The complaint against the accused was lodged by the maternal uncle of the victim. According to the police, the two accused beat the child brutally on March 23, in Kavrepalanchowk Namobuddha municipality-16, by kicking and punching him for defecating in the bed whilst he was asleep in a tent. The victim was rescued by the neighbors after he was seriously injured by the assault caused by his parents. 

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 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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