Incident Reports

Girl found dead in suspicious condition in Sunsari


14-year-old Dipina Panchkoti, of Sunsari's Barahkshetra municipality ward no. 2 studying in Class 8 at the local Adarsh Higher Secondary, was found hanging in her room on September 4. The deceased's father passed away 12 years ago and her mother was in Oman for foreign employment. The girl was living with her uncle and aunt. As per locals her uncle and aunt often used to assault her physically. The victim's mother filed a complaint at Area Police Office Mahendranagar accusing the girl's uncle and aunt of murdering her. Police have started investigation into the incident by arresting the accused couple.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
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 Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
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