Incident Reports

Police beat youth in quarantine in Bajhang


Province 7, Bajhang, Masta, Ward 5

Rajesh Bhat, In-charge of Masta Rural Municipality Police Post, has been accused of beating Jhalak Bohora who is staying in quarantine at Janaki Adharbhut Secondary School of Masta Rural Municipality-5.

Bohara said that Bhat did nothing to his other friends, even though they came drinking alcohol, but he beat him for no reason. "Initially, I didn't tell anyone about the beating out of fear of the police, but later I was forced to tell," he said. 

Rajesh Bhat said that he beat Bohara for drinking alcohol and had a medical report that he had consumed alcohol. 

Meanwhile, Bajhang District Police Office Chief Ganesh Balme said that he had no information about the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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