Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charges of killing his wife in Rolpa


Lumbini, Rolpa, Suwarnabati

District Police Office arrested 58-year-old Tak Bahadur Roka on November 1 on the charges of killing his 51-year-old wife Rami Roka of Aresh VDC-6. Accused, who had come home after consuming alcohol, killed his wife by hitting her with a sharp weapon following a domestic dispute on October 29. Police said he was arrested after his son Puran Roka, informed about the incident to Area Police Office, Sulichaur on October 30. Shekhar Jung Malla, Inspector of the District Police Office said that the district court ordered to remand the accused in the Area Police Office for 10 days for investigation on November 1. A post-mortem of the deceased was conducted at District Hospital on October 31. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Domestic violence
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) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1