Ankara Pasi (15), a Dalit girl of Devdaha Municipality-11 was found dead hanging from a tree on May 22. Pasi was in love with Birendra Bhar (22) of the same ward. Locals including Amar Bahadur Chaudhary had sent Ankara with Birendra after finding them together on May 22. According to locals, Birednra's mother who was not happy with the relationship used to beat Ankara and pull her hair. She was found dead on the bank of Rohini river on Saturday.
Balaram Pasi, Ankara's father, has accused Birendra's mother of murdering the girl. He also accused that the reason behind the murder was an inter-caste marriage in his community.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Primary Form||Murder/attempted Murder|
|Primary Cause||Related to discrimination against Dalits|
|Secondary Cause||Rape/sexual assault|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||1|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Family/relative|
|Actor 1 - Youth||noyouth|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||1|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Family/relative|
|Actor 2 - Youth||youth|
March 25, 2021