In an initiation of Informal Sector Service Center (INSEC), a 26-year-old Urmila Urao of Chiyabagan VDC-5 is receiving treatment at Kritipur Hospital in Kathmandu. She is a domestic violence victim.
Based on an application received from the victim’s family at INSEC mid-regional office on October 21, the initiation for the treatment was taken by INSEC.
The victim was tolerating domestic violence since year after her marriage. She was compelled to self-immolate over a dispute with her husband Mangaru Urao, 30 on September 18 according to her brother-in-law Maya Lal Urao.
She have 35 percentage burnt on her body according to Dr Piyush Shrestha involved in her treatment and he said that her condition remains critical.
The victim’s brother-in-law has also pleaded other organizations including INSEC for the support as further cost may involve in her treatment.