Incident Reports

Ward chairperson manhandled in Saptari


Province 2, Saptari, Dakneshwori, Ward 8

The group of 200 people manhandled ward no.8 chairperson Umesh Kumar Yadav and social mobilizer Shiva Shankar Meheta accusing discrimination against them in relief distribution on April 20.  

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
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 200
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Severely damaged Buildings 00