Incident Reports

Dalit students treated inhumanely in Okhaldhunga


Province 1, Okhaldhunga, Khijidemba, Ward 4

Two Dalit students were treated inhumanely in Kundali Secondary School situated in Khijidemba rurual municipality-4, Okhaldhunga. Sujan Sunuwar, a teacher at the school, asked two students to lick the shoes of another student  on Sunday.

There was a dispute between students over a packet of biscuits. The teacher allegedly made Rakesh Nepali and Akash Darji lick John Darji's shoe because they wanted to eat his biscuits. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
National/Online Media