Incident Reports

Complaint lodged against principal of school on the charge of physically assaulting student in Kathmandu


A complaint was lodged against the principal of Clinton School in the education department of Kathmandu Metropolitan city over the accusation of physically assaulting a student studying in grade five. When the INSEC representative contacted the principal of the school Hikmat Rayamajhi on the phone about the incident, he admitted that he slapped the student on the cheek when he intervened a fight between the students. Rayamajhi said that an agreement has been reached in the Police Circle Gaushala regarding 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 na