Incident Reports

Mayor's brother assaulted engineer in Dhanusha demanding commission


Province 2, Dhanusha, Sahidnagar

Bijay Yadav, brother of Mayor of Shahid Nagar Municipality, Dhanusha-Uday Barbariya, assaulted and verbally abused an engineer, Sanjay Yadav, in his office for demanding commission. Engineer Yadav was instructed not to pass anyone's bill without a commission from his office.

According to a local eyewitness, the mayor's brother Bijay also vandalized Engineer Yadav's office and brought 20-25 youths to the office to beat Engineer Yadav. The office was crowded after the youths shouted. It is said that the security personnel arrived immediately, and the situation returned to normal.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Secondary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total damaged Buildings 1
National/Online Media