Dhangadhi, Nepal, May 11, 2019: A couple of Chukapani of Byas Rural Municipality-5 in Darchula district has been arrested for their alleged charge of burning their 10 months old daughter alive to death.
According to the reports, 24 year old Nabin Bista and his wife Shila Bista allegedly killed their toddler Anushka Bista by setting her on fire.
The couple had put their daughter into a stack of hay and put it ablaze on Thursday night.
The couple had committed such a heinous crime by going around 200 meters away from their home on Thursday night.
It is said that the locals had caught the couple after they were trying to flee the scene after committing the crime.
The exact reason behind the heinous crime is yet to be established independently though the couple has already confessed their crime.
The Police have taken under custody to the couple for further investigation.
The incident has indicated about the extent of criminality of the Nepali society in recent days.