Incident Reports

Terai Hospital vandalized alleging negligence in treatment of injured


Province 2, Parsa, Birgunj

A deceased patient's family members vandalized the Terai Hospital and Research Center on March 25, accusing the hospital of negligence in the treatment of the injured. The window and glass door of the hospital is broken and they also have broken a doctor's car window.

26-year-old Ashesh Prasad Yadav of Harpatganj, Birgunj-20, who was injured in a road accident, had died during the course of the treatment. However, Rama Yadav, brother of the deceased, has complained that Ashesh died due to excessive bleeding due to delay in treatment by doctors and health workers.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response related to perceived healthcare malpractice/after death of patient
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Mob (only Perpetrator)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total damaged Buildings 1
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media