Incident Reports

Minor student injured due to physical assault by teacher in Tanahun


Gandaki, Tanahun, Byas, Ward 2

A 12-year-old minor boy studying in grade 6 Shree Boarding School located at Byas municipality-1 of Tanahun sustained injuries after the teacher of the same school Manoj Raut physically assaulted him on February 26. Due to the assault, the victim's eardrum broke, and a blood clot due to the physical assault by the teacher. The father of the victim, Ramesh Parajuli, said that the school tortured his son in an irresponsible manner. He said that when he tried to get information about this from the school administration, the school administration was not interested. He said that the school administration should take responsibility for this incident and action should be taken against Raut, the teacher who assaulted the students. The victim said that the school administration called the victim's parents on March 2 to discuss the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Violence in school/university (violence by teachers, hazing, 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
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1