Kalaiya, February 8
A woman has been found murdered in Mahagadhimai municipality-1 of Bara district in southern Nepal on Sunday night.
Local police say Kanti Devi Kushbaha, 48, was found dead with her throat slit with a sharp weapon.
Her husband had left the house after dinner last night. He has told the investigators that the wife was already dead when he returned after some minutes.
The Kushbaha couple have three sons and a daughter, but all of them are outside the district for studies.
DSP Gautam Mishra says trained sniffer dogs from Janakpur Provincial Police Office have been mobilised for the investigation, and details of the case are awaited.