A case against Sita Ram Sutihar,58, Shanti Devi Sutihar,40 and Ram Dev Sutihar,18 was lodged at District Police Office on November 3 on charge of beating and misbehaving Badhuni Devi Sutihar,40 of Mahadeva VDC-7 alleging her of being witch. The victim’s 19 years old son Indra Dev was also injured in an incident. All the accused are close relatives of the victim.
A complaint against them were lodged at DPO on October 4 on charge of doing an inhumane behaviour to the victim accusing her of spelling black magic on her daughter Ramwati Sutihar.
The injured victims were treated at Sagarmatha zonal hospital in Rajbiraj. Inspector Narayan Bhattarai said that police is searching for the absconding accused.
Manohar Kumar Pokhrel