Incident Reports

Unidentified men smears black ink on Assistant DEO in Palpa


Lumbini, Palpa, Mathagadhi

Two unidentified men have smeared black on the face of Assistant District Education Officer of Palpa district, Reshamlal Neupane on Sunday afternoon. According to District Education Officer, Sangita Regmi, two men who came to the District Education Office on Sunday at around 12:15 smeared black on Neupane's face and ran away. The men were reportedly wearing masks and threw a pamphlet mentioning CPN Maoist. The identity of the men and the reason behind smearing black on Neupane's face was however not known. DEO Regmi has demanded action against the culprits behind the incident. CDO of Palpa district, Baburam Gautam said that although he was informed late about the incident, investigation into the matter is going on. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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