Incident Reports

Dainik Patra: Man on hunger strike at in-laws home


Lumbini, Banke, Baijanath

A man sat on hunger strike after his in-laws filed a case against him for domestic violence and divorce. Arjun Sarki, a resident of Baijanath-3 is on the strike since last 5 days, claiming that his in-laws have hidden his wife after filing the case. It has also been reported that his physical condition is worsening day by day. He has threatened that he will continue the strike until and unless his in-laws don't bring her back to him. अन्तरजातीय विवाह गरेकै कारण सासुससुराले आफुबिरुद्द प्रहरीमा घरेलु हिँसा र सम्बन्ध बिच्छेदको मुद्दा दर्ता गराएर पत्नीलाइ छुट्टाएको भन्दै एक युवा ससुरालीमा अनशन बसेका छन्। बैजनाथ ३ मसुरीस्थित ससुरालीमा अर्जुन सार्की ५ दिन देखि अनशनमा बसेका हुन्। उनको शारीरिक अवस्था समेत नाजुक बन्दै गएको छ। सासुससुराले पत्नी रन्ता दर्लामीलाई लुकाएको र आफु बिरुद्द मुद्दा दर्ता गराएर फसाएको उनको आरोप छ। सासुससूराले पत्नीलाई आफूसामु नल्याउदा सम्म अनशन जारी रहने उनी बताउछन्।
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Event Duration More than 7 days
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Local Newspaper - Rupandehi , Local Newspaper - Rautahat