Incident Reports

Man kills his wife in Pyuthan during domestic dispute


Lumbini, Pyuthan, Sworgadwary

A woman from Bhingri VDC-8 in Pyuthan was killed by her own husband during a domestic dispute. 56-year-old Pabi Ramjali was killed after being attacked by a sickle by her husband on the hand and head. Police have launched an investigation into the incident by arresting the husband, Khagiram Ramjali Magar, 65yrs.

Meanwhile, an 84-year-old elderly man was found dead in his own home in Rajbara VDC-6. Local Nara Bahadur Pun was found dead in his own house. Police found injuries and blue marks on different parts of Pun's body, suggesting suspected murder after a robbery. Police have launched a further investigation into the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Unclear
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 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 2
Female Killed 1
National/Online Media