Incident Reports

Demonstration staged in Bajhang demanding justice for Samjhana Kami


Activists and student unions staged a protest in Chainpur, Bajhang demanding action against the perpetrator involved in the murder of 12-year-old Samjhana Kami of Masta Rural Municipality-2. 

Kami left for her cowshed on Wednesday evening and was found dead on the way. Police have confirmed Kami was raped and murdered. 

Police arrested 20-year-old Rajendra Bohara in connection to the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people 24
Actor 1 - Affiliations CSO/NGO
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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