Incident Reports

Woman murders father-in-law in Sindhupalchowk over domestic dispute


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Helambu, Ward 1

Police arrested Rita Tamang on August 29, on the charge of murdering her 80-year-old father-in-law Kamidhindu Lama of Helambu rural municipality-1 Sindhupalchowk by hitting him with a wooden plank over the domestic dispute. Police are further investigating the incident.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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