Incident Reports

Man remanded in prison on charge of killing wife


Madhes, Saptari, Rupani

36-year-old Naresh Ray has been sent to Rajbiraj prison for investigation regarding the murder of his wife 35-year-old Santoshi Chaudhary Ray of Naya Basti in Terhauta VDC-5. District Judge Tej Narayan Paudel ordered to remand him in prison on April 20. Santoshi died on March 24 after her husband assaulted her in the morning of March 24 and March 23 night on the charge of not preparing food. Police arrested him on March 24.

Manohar Kumar Pokharel 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Secondary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Domestic violence
Secondary Cause Other types of GBV
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