Incident Reports

Complaint filed against caste discrimination


Gandaki, Gorkha, Gorkha, Ward 5

39-year-old Monika BK of Gorkha Municipality-4 filed a complaint on July 1 against 53-year-old Pampha Shrestha of Gorkha-5 stating that Shrestha discriminated her based on her caste.

According to witness Dipak Suanr, Shrestha assaulted BK on July 1 for touching the tap water. Sunar added that BK sustained injury in her neck because Shrestha pulled her hair and beat her. The injured is receiving treatment at Gorkha Hospital.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Dalit
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1