Woman died in fire - level 3, A12
A woman was burned alive in central Nepal. She was 40 years old and lived in a house with her two young children. She was accused of being a witch. Members of her family and two shamans came to her house, beat her, and then burned her alive. Her 9 year-old daughter had to watch the whole scene.
The police arrested 10 people including two shamans. Some people who live in the neighborhood knew about the attack. Somebody called the police but nobody helped the woman.
Some people in Nepal believe in witches but nobody
Written by Danny for News in Levels
Interesting words: burn, accuse, arrest.
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