Incident Reports

Woman murders husband during domestic dispute in Morang


Province 1, Morang, Jahada, Ward 1

35-year-old Dabani Devi Sarbariya of Jahada rural municipality-1 Bhutaha in Morang has been accused of murdering her 42-year-old husband Santosh Sarbariya on November 26 during a domestic dispute. According to the police, the accused charged the victim on his head and neck with a sharp weapon as a result of which the victim sustained serious injuries. He later died while undergoing medical treatment. 

Police further added that while investigating the incident, Dani Devi confessed that she murdered his husband because he used to assault her daily while under the influence of alcohol. Police have started investigation into the incident by remanding the accused into custody on orders of the court.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp 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 noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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