Incident Reports

Dalit woman beaten by locals of Katahariya, Rautahat


Madhes, Rautahat, Katahariya, Ward 8

Police on Friday arrested four people of Katahariya Municipality-8 on the charge of beating a Dalit woman. The arrestees are 25-year-old Shrichan Sah, 32-year-old Bachhelal Sah, 37-year-old Lalnabu Thakur, and 60-year-old Pratap Bikram Sah. 

Police informed that the injured woman is undergoing treatment at a hospital in Katahariya.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Dalit
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
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