Incident Reports

Ward chairperson accused of assaulting a school's principal in Jumla


Karnali, Jumla, Tila, Ward 8

The principal of Devi Deurali Basic School in ward no. 8 of Tila rural municipality, Jumla blamed the ward chairperson (of the same ward) of assaulting him. According to the principal, the ward chairperson and his two sons assaulted him in a dispute related to the selection of chairperson in the school management committee. The principal sustained injuries at right chest, head, chin, and facial areas and is undergoing treatment at Karnali Health Science Institute, Jumla. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals , Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na