Incident Reports

A teacher arrested on the charge of abating a student to commit suicide in Morang


Province 1, Jhapa, Gauriganj, Ward 1

Police arrested Pawan Kumar Das a discipline in charge of  Gauriganj Secondary School on February 8, on the charge of abating a 17-year-old student of grade 11 Soni Rajbanshi of Gauriganj rural municipality-3. According to the victim's family, the accused physically assaulted the victim for breaking school discipline and which resulted in psychological pressure, and eventually the victim committed suicide. 

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 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
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