Accused of Killing Arrested

  January 3, 2022 By: INSEC

Police have arrested Daljit Khanal, 26 on the charge of killing his wife Kamala Khanal, 26, of Jhulaki in Banfikot Rural Municipality-9. The accused was arrested on January 1, 2022.

Inspector Dekendra Sharma Regmi of the District Police Office informed INSEC that the complaint was filed by the family members of the victim claiming it to be murder instead of suicide after Kamala’s dead body was found hanging on December 31, 2021.

According to the police, the victim was said to have committed suicide but when they reached the incident spot the dead body was released after which the police started the investigation of the incident suspecting it to be a murder.

Inspector Sharma further informed that the accused had confessed his crime on January 2, 2022. Accused Khanal said that he had killed his wife on January 2, 2022, after a dispute broke out between them on December 31, 2021.

The post-mortem of the body was conducted at District Hospital Salle of Rukum West on January 2, said Bishnu Budathoki, Acting Manager of the hospital.


Manisha KC