Incident Reports

Complaint against the accused in the incident of abusing the doctor in Rajbiraj


Province 2, Saptari, Rajbiraj

A 36-year-old doctor of Gajendra Narayan Singh Hospital in Rajbiraj, Dr Ajay Chaudhary, lodged a complaint against the acting medical superintendent, Dr Ranjit Kumar Jha, at the District Police Office on March 11, alleging him of mistreatment. The complaint states that a group of 20 people including the accused Dr Jha, and some employees entered the residence at the hospital premises at 11 pm on March 10 and started abusing him and kicked his door.

Meanwhile, Dr Jha in a press conference organized at the hospital pointed out the shortcomings of the private hospitals that incited the incident. The door of the residence of Dr Jha and Chaudhary in the hospital premises was damaged. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth