Incident Reports

Dalit man fined Rs. 2000 for touching cowshed of upper caste in Bajura


Sudurpashchim, Bajura, Khaptad-Chededaha, Ward 1

A Dalit man of Chededaha Village Council in Bajura district has been fined Rs 2000 for touching a cowshed belonging to a person from so-called upper class. Prem Bahadur Bk of Chededaha-1 was fined with the amount by Rajendra Bahadur Singh of Bidari village in the same village council. A group of election publicity campaigners had passed through Singh's house when he verbally abused BK and was adamant on receiving the amount from BK. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Dalit
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media