Incident Reports

Mayor assaulted, the one trying to save assaulted.


Madhes, Dhanusha, Lahan

Mayor of Hansapur municipality, Dhanusa, Ramgyan Mandal, was assaulted on Wednesday. 35-year-old Ramhaadaya Yadav, a chairperson of road consumers' committee, and 27-year-old Deep Narayan Yadav tried to assault him. They thrashed Mandal stating that he hasn't been able to release the amount even after a long time of the commencement of road construction. Case has been filed against Raamhaadaya and Deep Narayan for doing so. They were released the night they were arrested.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
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 noyouth
Local Newspaper - Dhanusha , Local Newspaper - Mahottari