An eight years old boy Deepak KC of Bijauri VDC-2 has been murdered at his home on the evening of July 8 by using a sharp weapon. Police have recovered a body from his home.
According to the DSP Prakash Raj Sharma of District Police Office, the boy was killed while he was alone at his home.
The boy sustained a sharp wound in his throat and abdomen. The police have suspected the involvement of Gomati Khatri,26, a deceased relative, in his murder. DSP Sharma said that the suspect who was living in her paternal home after divorce from her husband is a mental patient.
The accused is absconded after the incident and her search is underway. The post-mortem of the body was conducted at Rapti sub-regional hospital on July 9 according to the police.