Incident Reports

Group beats family accusing them of reporting lockdown defiance in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Bagchaur, Ward 2

A group of around a dozen people has assaulted family members of Taradev Sharma of Bagchaur Municipality-2 Chayalgad in Salyan on Monday after he informed the group to police about them working during the lockdown. The group was working on a drinking water project near Sharma's home on Monday. Sharma requested them to halt the work saying that the work on the project was pending in court. At around noon on Monday, a group of locals came to Sharma's house and beat his family. Sharma's mother and his wife sustained injury in the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Others
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people 12
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 4
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 2
Female Injured 2
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