Accused on Alleging of being witch, arrested

  September 20, 2016 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Parmananda Mandal,43 of Hanuman Nagar Yoginiyamai Municipality-9 and his brother Pramod Mandal,35 on September 20 on charge of alleging Manju Devi Dev, 50 of being witch. She was inhumanely treated of being witch.

The special campaign team from District Court had arrested the absconding accused and sent to District Prison of Rajbiraj.

A single bench of District Court judge Ritendra Thapa had given a verdict to sentence the accuse for 6 months with Rs7500 penalty on January 22, 2013.

The accused had attempted to fed human excrete to the victim on charge of being witch on September 29, 2011. The victim had lodged a complaint at DPO on October 11.

Other accused Rameshwor Mandal, 70 of Hanuman Nagar Municipality-9, Jugati Mandal, 45, rajaram Mandal, 42, Brahma Dev Mandal,41 and Bipat Mandal, 40 are still at large according to the police.


Manohar Kumar Pokhrel