Incident Reports

Doctor involved in anti-corona infection campaign assaulted in Jajarkot


Karnali, Jajarkot, Barekot

According to Jajarkot Police Chief DSP Kishore Kumar Shrestha, three youths physically assaulted Dr Navin Sahani, who works at the Primary Health Center at Limsa of Barekot Rural Municipality, on Friday night. Police arrested Tilak Singh, Chakra Buda, and Padam Nepali on the charge of attacking Dr Sahani while intoxicated. Dr Sahani sustained a facial injury in the assault.  

The men also vandalised the doctor's residence. The doctor shared that he did not know those men, and they attacked him with no cause.


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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