Incident Reports

Deputy chairperson of Kamal rural municipality assaulted


Province 1, Jhapa, Kamal

Kamal Rural Municipality of Jhapa condemned the attack on Benuprasad Shiwakoti, Deputy Chairperson of the rural municipality in a press release. A group of 15-20 persons manhandled Shiwakoti and Chandra Prasad Bhattarai, a service seeker from Kamal Rural Municipality-4 while they were attending a meeting about making the main administrative building of rural municipality. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 15
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Jhapa