Incident Reports

Dalit Woman Beaten for Touching Water


Madhes, Saptari, Saptakoshi

Dalit Woman Beaten for Touching Water Kanchanpur/November 7 Haru Devi Luhar, 30, of Nimbukheda in Bhimdatta Municipality-15 has filed a case against neighbor Dhana Chettri at the district police office on November 7, accusing her of beating her for touching bucket filled with water. According to Haru Devi, Dhana held her by hair and beat her accusing her of touching the bucket filled with water while she was returning from a nearby shop on November 5. She sustained injury to her nose and neck in the beating. She was treated in the Mahakali zonal hospital the same day. Meanwhile, Dhana said that Haru Devi attacked her after slandering her.