Violence against women continues unabated

GULMI: At a time when the world is marking 16 days of activism against gender-based violence, a woman in Gulmi has become a victim of the same.

Sara Gyawali (20) of Chhaphile VDC-1 was beaten by her husband Kumar Giri on Monday.

Injured in the incident, Sara is receiving treatment at the Area Health Post in Isma Rajsthal.

Fed up with the regular domestic violence, Gyawali had been residing in her maternal home for the past four months.

Kumar had gone to convince Sara to return home, but upon her refusal, he started beating her.

It has been learned that Kumar had even attacked Sara with a stone on her head.

Police have arrested Kumar following a complaint lodged by Sara's family.