Incident Reports

Corporal Punishment to Eight years old girl


Lumbini, Banke, Nepalgunj, Ward 10

Eight years old girl Ananya Sharma studying at Bright Land School in Nepalgunj Sub-metropolis-10 was beaten by the teacher on charge of not putting cover in the book.

The victim was beaten by the teacher on May 7 and victim sustained nose injury in a beating.

The victim’s uncle Santosh Sharma  complained that he was misbehaved by the principal Bijaya Lama while gathering information about the incident.

Team of NHRC , INSEC and  CWIN had gathered information about the incident by meeting with parents and victim girl on May 10.

The victim’s party had informed about the incident to INSEC. No written complaint is lodged yet.

Smriti Devkota

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Violence in school/university (violence by teachers, hazing, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1