Print Edition - 2014-12-08 | Nation
Father kills children, self
Dec 7, 2014-
A man murdered his two children before committing suicide at Belbari in Morang on Sunday.
Deputy Superintendent of Police Prabhu Prasad Dhakal said Tarajun Rai of Belbari-2 killed self after murdering his five-year-old son Dipendra and three-year-old daughter Dipika. They were found hanging in deserted cottage on the bank of Lohandra stream near their house.
A police officer involved in the investigation said Rai hanged his children first and killed self at around 5am. Rai’s mother searched the victims as she could not find them at home.
According to Inspector Durga Prasad Dahal of Area Police Office in Belbari, Rai was stressed after his wife eloped a week ago.
The bodies were taken to the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Dharan for post-mortem.
“Preliminary investigation suggests that there was no other person was involvement in the incident,” Dahal said.
Two commit suicide
MORANG: An Armed Police Force constable was found hanging at her rented room in Biratnagar-11. Police said APF constable Bimala Luitel, posted at Morang District Prison, committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling. The victim’s husband is also an APF constable posted in the district prison. Similarly, Menuka Dhimal of Keraun-1 committed suicide hanging from the ceiling in her house on Saturday night.
Published: 08-12-2014 09:55