Incident Reports

Youth lodges complaint against caste discrimination in Sarlahi


Madhes, Sarlahi, Kabilasi, Ward 8

22-year-old Mahesh Paswan of Kabilasi Municipality-7 lodged a complaint against 36-year-old Ram Prat Thakur of Kabilasi Municipality-8 on January 11 on the charge of caste discrimination, threat and humiliation.

On December 31, Paswan went to attend the feast on Municipality-8, where Thakur insulted him by calling him untouchable. Thakur has, meanwhile, denied the charges. The incident is being investigated by police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Secondary Form Threat/intimidation
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 youth