Incident Reports

Woman arrested on the charge of caste based discrimination in Solukhumbu


Province 1, Solukhumbu, Solududhakunda, Ward 11

Police on Wednesday arrested 31-year-old Sangita Rai of Solududhkunda Municipality-11 on the charge of insulting a person based on caste. 

According to police, police arrested Rai on the charge of insulting Min Bahadur Nepali a Dalit man on May 9 while he was walking on the road. 

According to the victim, Sangita threw stones at him saying a person from the lower caste can not walk before her. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
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) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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