Incident Reports

Father shoots daughter dead in Baitadi


Sudurpashchim, Baitadi, Purchaudi

A father shot dead his daughter in Baitadi on Saturday evening.

Dhan Bahadur Mahara, 65, of Purchaudi Municipality-10, Vijaypur has shot dead his 20-year-old daughter Belmati Mahara (Dhami).

According to Police Inspector Darshan Khadka of the District Police Office, Baitadi, the girl was shot dead at her home at around 5 pm.

“The father is absconding after killing his daughter,” he said.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Small arms
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) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Killed 1
Female Killed 1
Youth Killed 1