Incident Reports

Police assaults teenage boy in Bara for violating prohibitory order


Madhes, Bara, Kalaiya

Alok Sah, a 16-year-old son of Shiv Narayan Sah of Kalaiya-1 was beaten by police on duty at Kalaiya Bazaar in Bara on June 11 for violating the prohibitory order. The teenager's left arm was injured in the beating. He had gone to the market to buy flour. After the injury, the police treated the teenager at Bara Nursing Home in Kalaiya and handed him over to his parents. After the incident, businessmen in Kalaiya Bazaar tried to attack the police. Police took the teenager to the hospital by mobilizing additional police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Violence against civilians
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
National/Online Media