Incident Reports

Contractor beats a petty contractor


Tek Bahadur Thapa, a petty contractor, has been physically assaulted in the District Administrative Office compound by Raj Kumar Shrestha, a contractor. Thapa has sustained injuries in his legs and different parts of his body. He is currently being treated at the district hospital in Faplu but has been referred to Kathmandu for further treatment.

They had disagreements about the quality of the materials to be used for the construction of the administrative building. Raj Kumar, however, denies of physical assault but concedes that he had scolded Tek Bhadur Thapa for not showing up for work. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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