Incident Reports

Woman attacked with a sharp knife by her husband in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 8

Ganesh Karki, a man of Champadevi municipality-4 of Okhaldhunga, currently residing in Kageshwori Manohara municipality-8, attacked his 28-year-old wife with a kitchen knife on June 13 in a domestic dispute. According to the police, the victim sustained an injury in front of her neck and currently undergoing medical treatment in Motherland hospital in Pepsicola. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
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