Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charge of murdering his wife by burning her in Morang


Province 1, Morang, Rangeli, Ward 1

Police arrested Tilak Mallik, on July 1, on the charge of murdering his 31-year-old wife Babita Mallik of Rangeli municipality-1 in Morang by burning her. According to the police, Tilak torched his wife by pouring kerosene over a domestic dispute on July 1 night. The victim lost her life while undergoing medical treatment on July 2 in Koshi Hospital. The complaint was lodged by the neighbors of the victim. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Fire
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 noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
National/Online Media