Incident Reports

Police make locals kneel on the road for defying lockdown in Dharan


Province 1, Sunsari, Dharan

Police have made locals kneel-in front of the ward police office situated in Bhanu Chowk in Dharan for defying lockdown. The video of the police making two youths kneel and grab their ears has surfaced. A female police officer is also seen shouting at the youths. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Secondary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Local Newspaper - Sunsari