Incident Reports

Woman married to dalit man obstructed from performing father's funeral rites


Province 1, Morang, Kerabari, Ward 6

29-year-old Anju Puri Darnal of Kerabari Rural Municipality-6 Amritchowk has been obstructed from participating in the funeral rite of her father by her family citing her inter-caste marriage with a man of Bishokarma caste. She has been discriminated on the basis of caste by her own family and was forced to perform her father's rites separately.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Dalit
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media