Incident Reports

Woman files complaint against husband


Madhes, Saptari, Rajbiraj

24-year-old Sanju Kumari Mandal Khanga of Jamuni Madhepura-2 filed a complaint at the District Court requesting a divorce from her 26-year-old Bharat Lal Mandal. She said that her husband has been denying her legal and social rights as a wife, depriving her of food, clothes, and also refusing to register their marriage legally. She reported that she was compelled to seek refuge in her maternal home after her husband expelled her from the house on January 29.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Secondary Form Banishment/shunning
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
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 youth