Incident Reports

Man beats health worker for keeping son in quarantine


Sudurpashchim, Baitadi, Purchaudi, Ward 5

A person has resorted to attack on health worker in Baitadi for keeping into quarantine his son who recently returned from India. The person from ward 5 of Purchaudi Municipality beat health worker on Wednesday night after the health workers refused his request to release his son from quarantine at Bhumiraj Secondary School. Health worker Karansingh Dhami sustained injury after the person attacked him with a sharp wood and also chewed his finger. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Secondary Cause Quarantine Management
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) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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