Incident Reports

Man loses hearing ability from police baton charge


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janakpur, Ward 4

Sujit Shah, an Indian person, has been injured from the baton charge of the police when he had gone to the receive relief package in Janakpurdham Sub-Metroplois-4. Sujit sustained an injury in his head and lost a hearing ability from the baton charge. Earlier, Police baton-charged to control the crowd gathered to receive relief package 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Issues related to the delivery of government aid programs (e.g. earthquake rehab/recon)
Secondary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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