Incident Reports

Ward Chair files complaint of caste discrimination


Karnali, Kalikot, Naraharinath, Ward 7

36-year-old Ward Chairperson of Narharinath Rural Municipality-7, Dal Bahadur Bishwakarma, filed a complaint of caste discrimination against 50-year-old Dal Bahadur Buda of the same place. Bishwakarma accused Buda of using derogatory language and manhandling him on March 12 while at the ward office.   

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
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