Police arrested 58-year-old Laxman Raut Barai, 27-year-old Shyam Raut Barai, and 65-year-old Ramji Sah of Mahadeva Rural Municipality-4 on February 26 on the charge of beating 24-year-old Punita Devi Yadav. Meanwhile, another accused 40-year-old Surendra Sah of the same place is absconding.
The victim had lodged a complaint at the Area Police Office, Kanchanrup, Saptari alleging that she suffered a miscarriage (lost her 16-week fetus) from the beating. The accused were cutting wheat from her field, and they beat her when she tried to stop them.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Primary Form||Assault (large group)|
|Primary Cause||Other economic issues|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||4|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Citizen/Individuals|
|Actor 1 - Youth||noyouth|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||1|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Citizen/Individuals|
|Actor 2 - Youth||youth|
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