Incident Reports

Police constable physically assaulted by a group in Rolpa


Ram Kumar Bantha Magar, a police constable who was returning home on holiday was physically assaulted by a group of people led by local political leader Khim Bikram Dangi on July 19 in Rolpa. Due to assault, Magar sustained injuries. Magar was rescued by the police after the incident. According to the police, all the accused have been identified whereas the reason behind the assault was unknown.  The victim alleged that police have refused to take action against the accused due to political pressure. He stated that all the attackers in the group were his acquaintance.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 8
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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