Incident Reports

Boy abducted in Siraha found dead after 10 days


Madhes, Sarlahi, Chandranagar

The dead body of 10-year-old Shrawan Bhandari (Mali)  who was abducted from Sukhipur-6 in Siraha has been found buried in a field in Mohanpur Kamalpur VDC-3. Kidnappers of the boy had demanded rupees two million from Shrawan's family for his release. On Tuesday the kidnappers had called the boy's mother to come to Sukhipur with the ransom money. Saying that the boy's mother had summoned police they had suddenly switched off the mobile from which they had earlier called. The boy's dead body was discovered on Wednesday morning when women who were going for toilet saw a group of dogs and foxes grouping on a human body. Upon inspection police from APO Gol Bazar confirmed that the body belonged to the boy who had been abducted.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Secondary Form Abduction
Weapons None
Primary Cause Kidnapping for ransom
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Youth Killed 1
Total Abducted 1
Youth Abducted 1
National/Online Media