Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charge of murdering his daughter-in-law in Myagdi


Gandaki, Myagdi, Dhaulagiri, Ward 3

Police on January 17 arrested 53-year-old Indra Bahadur Bhandari of Dhaulagiri rural municipality-3 in Myagdi Muna on the charge of murdering his 28-year-old daughter-in-law Anita Rana. According to the police, the accused attacked the victim with a wooden plank over a minor dispute. The victim who sustained serious in the attack lost her life while undergoing medical treatment at Beni hospital. Police are further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Secondary 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 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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