Victim of domestic violence to get compensation

  December 6, 2016 By: INSEC

The District Court of Dailekh has decided to compensate  46 years old mother-in-law Amrita Shahi, father-in-law Jaya Bahadur Shahi, 49 and husband Lalit Bahadur Shahi, 23 for Rs 10,000 on charge of domestic violence on 19 years old Laxmi Kumari Singh of Katti VDC-5.

A single bench of District Court judge Prakash Prasad Pandit on December 6 has given a verdict on the case. The victim had lodged a complaint against them at District Court on May 11 for giving mental and physical torture before expelling her from the house.

The victim was living in her parental home with her one and half year old daughter after lodging the complaint. She was married two years ago.


Amar Sunar