Police have arrested Jahari Devi Khang of Daknehswori Municipality-9, Patthargadhi on July 1 on charge of beating 40 years old Budhani Devi Khang alleging her of being witch.
The victim had lodged complaint against 34 years old Dev Narayan Khang, 30 years old Sabita Devi Khang, 29years old Phula Devi Khang, 25 years old Sarraswoti Khang at District Police Office on June 12 accusing them of beating her and alleging of being witch.
The victim woman is receiving treatment at Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Zonal Hospital and Neuro Hospital in Biratnagar.
The District Police Office has registered the complaint against the accused on June 26. Police said that the search for the absconding accused is underway.
Manohar Kumar Pokhrel