Incident Reports

Woman dies after being attacked by daughter-in-law during domestic dispute


Madhes, Siraha, Dhangadhimai, Ward 6

72-year-old Darapi Koiri, a resident of Dhangadhimai municipality-6, Motiyahi in Siraha died after being attacked with a stick by her her daughter in law, 42 year old Chanda Devi Mahato  during a household dispute. The accused daughter-in-law is kept in police custody for further investigation.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
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 noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
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