Salyan: Two persons have been arrested for killing and burning their own brother-in-law. Police have arrested her whose name is Laxmi, 26, and her neighbor Radha Poudel Chand, 25, on the charge of killing Sher Bahadur Chand, 30, of Sarada Municipality-5. Chand’s body was found half-burnt in a bamboo grove near his house on Friday.
The locals had informed the police after seeing the body. According to Sumit Khadka, Deputy Superintendent of Police, District Police Office, Chand may have been killed and burnt in a bamboo grove as blood was found in his house. An investigation has revealed that Chand, who was killed, returned home from foreign employment in February last year and has been living with his wife Matt.
According to the police, the incident may have taken place as the accused Laxmi’s husband was living abroad and her parents were living in Kohalpur.