Incident Reports

School principal found dead in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Gauradhaha

A man was found dead at Gauradaha Municipality-11 in Jhapa district on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Madan Kumar Mishra, principal of the Pragati Higher Secondary School at Gwaldubba, Gauradaha Municipality-3 in the district. According to Inspector Kamal Khatri of the Area Police Office, Gaurigunj, Mishra’s body was found hanging with a rope with legs touching the floor near the house of Chandra Bahadur Dahal. The body has been sent to the Primary Health Centre at Urlabari in Morang. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Secondary Form Suicide
Weapons None
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Unclear
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Killed 1
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