Incident Reports

Man held for wife's murder in Kanchanpur


District Police Office arrested 35-year-old Ram Luha on October 25 on the charges of killing his 32-year-old wife Kamala Luhar of Tilakpur in Bhitdatta Municipality-3. Police arrested Ram after Kamala who was undergoing treatment for injuries sustained in Ram's beating succumbed to injuries in Khatiya, India on October 24. The family of Kamala accused that she was seriously injured after Ram beat her at a jungle near their home following a dispute. The victim, who was unconscious by the beating was taken to India for treatment. Brother of Kamala, Nanda Singh Sunar said that Ram used to beat her before also.  A post-mortem of the deceased was conducted at Mahakali Zonal Hospital on October 25. SP Kishor Kumar Dahal of the DPO said that Ram was arrested following a complaint filed by the relatives of the deceased. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons None
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 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1