Incident Reports

Man absconds after killing wife in Kapilbastu


Lumbini, Kapilbastu, Krishnanagar

 The body of 21-year-old Kishlawati Chamar of Shreenagar in Bhilmi VDC-9, Kapilbastu was found burnt after his murder on March 16. Locals informed police after finding the body burnt after a murder some 300 meters away from his home on March 16. The deceased, who was married off to Ghansa village in Siddharthangar of India, had come to her maternal home 25 days ago. Police suspected that her 27-year-old husband Bhulayam Chamar who come to her house on March 15, killed her after taking a meal in the evening under the pretext of taking her back to his house. According to the police, search for her husband is ongoing. A post-mortem of the deceased was conducted at District Hospital in Taulihawa on March 16. Inspector Dil Bahadur Malla of Area Police Office, Krishnanagar said that further investigation into the incident was ongoing.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth youth
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