Incident Reports

A Dalit youth who married a non-Dalit girl missing since two days in Humla


Karnali, Humla, Sarkegad, Ward 1

The Dalit youth who had an inter-caste marriage has been missing since December 15 in Humla. Suntali Malla from Soru Rural Municipality-1 in Lipnu village of Mugu district eloped with Chandre Kami of Sarkegad rural municipality-1, Jair of Humla two months back. They lived in the Rip village of Sarkegad rural municipality for the first two months without coming to the boy's home.

The girl's family took the girl along with the boy on the night of December 15, two days after the couple returned the boy's home.  More than 20 people, who came with the girl's family also beat the boy and cause damage to his house. The DSP of Humal Police, Herambha Sharma said that the police team has been deployed to find the missing Chandre Kami.  

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth
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