Incident Reports

Teenager arrested on charge of manhandling ward chairperson


Province 2, Dhanusha, Kamala, Ward 8

Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy from Kamala Municipality-8, Dhanusha on July 22 on the charge of assaulting ward chairperson Rajeshwar Manik Yadav of Kamala Municipality-8, Dhanusha.

The boy, a student of grade 10 had manhandled ward chairperson Yadav on July 18 over a dispute while distributing free textbook in Shree Secondary School of Yadukoha.  Ward Chairperson Yadav had sustained injuries in his ears, mouth and eyes in by the attack of the boy. But the father of the accused had denied the manhandling onward chairperson.  He accused the ward chairperson Yadav had slapped his son during the dispute.

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 Students
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1


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