Incident Reports

Complaint lodged against the Hindu priest on the charge of caste discrimination incident in Bajura


Sudurpashchim, Bajura, Badimalika

A complaint was lodged against Devraj Padhyaya a priest of May 23 in Bajura, on the charge of enacting caste-based discrimination. According to the police, the accused locked the temple to Prakash BK of Badimalika municipality-9 and his soon-to-be bride Parbati Sunar on their wedding day because they belonged to "Lower Caste". 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Harassment
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na