Incident Reports

Police brutally beats two businessmen in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Gauradhaha, Ward 1

Two businessmen, Rabin Giri and Uttam Shrestha, in Gauradaha, Jhapa, were brutally beaten by the police without any reason on their way home from a shop in Gauradaha-1 on March 23. They alleged that the policeman had consumed alcohol.

Police hit them with sticks and their boots; Giri was hit in the leg, knee and back. Shrestha, however, did not show any external injuries. However, he said that he was suffering from head and body pains. They accused the police of committing atrocities.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Violence against civilians
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 2
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