Incident Reports

Female student injured from headmaster's beating in Kanchanpur


Sudurpashchim, Kanchanpur, Bhimdatta, Ward 9

Manika Nath, a grade 9th  female student of Baijnath Secondary School in Matana of Bhimdatta Municipality-9 has been seriously injured after being beaten as punishment by the principal of the school Khadak Singh Bista. She has sustained injuries on her head and has been taken to the hospital for treatment. Police have arrested the principal Bista on the charge of beating. Women's rights activists have been agitated against the incident demanding investigation and action against the culprit.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Violence in school/university (violence by teachers, hazing, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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