Incident Reports

Dalit couple assaulted in Rolpa


Lumbini, Rolpa, Lungri, Ward 1

A group of 25 people broke into the residence of a Dalit couple and physically assaulted them on June 6. The victims Sher Bhadaur Pariyar and his wife, residents of Lungri-1 Pang informed that the group hurled ethnic slurs at them. However, Rupai Gharti Magar, one of the accused, denied such allegations but conceded that they went to Sher Bhadaur's house. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 25
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Dalit
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Abducted 00
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