Incident Reports

Gurukul Sanskrit School padlocked after school denies admission to Dalit student


Province 1, Jhapa, Bhadrapur, Ward 6

Nepal National Oppressed Students' Union padlocked Gurukul Sanskrit School situated in Bhadrapur-6 on Thursday accusing the school of practicing caste discrimination after the school administration denied admission to a Dalit student. 

Bikas Karkidoli of Ilam Municipality-5 was denied admission at the school.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 12
Actor 1 - Affiliations Dalit Organizations
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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