Incident Reports

Black soot smeared on administrative officer in his office


Province 2, Dhanusha, Aaurahi, Ward 3

42-year-old Santosh Kumar Sharma, an administrative officer of Aaurahi Rural Municipality, was smeared black soot by the locals in his office at around 4 pm on June 22.

During office hours, around a dozen people smeared black soot by accusing the administrative officer of corruption in collusion with rural municipality chairperson Brahmadev Yadav.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Primary Cause Issues related to corruption (other than tenders)
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth