Incident Reports

Man arrested on charge of assaulting a 22-year-old woman over a land dispute in Siraha


Madhes, Siraha, Arnama, Ward 4

Police arrested Asok Yadav, a resident of Gauripur in Arnama Rural Municipality-4 on October 30 after receiving information that three persons including Yadav had beaten up a 22-year-old woman over a land dispute. The injured woman is undergoing treatment at Siraha District Hospital. Police are searching for the two absconders involved in the beating and are conducting further investigation in this regard.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
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) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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