Incident Reports

Discrimination against a Dalit student in Siraha


Province 2, Siraha, Kalyanpur

A Dalit girl student of Siraha's Kalyanpur Municipality was barred from going on a picnic by a school teacher. Shrijana Mallik, daughter of Ram Chandra Mallik, who is studying in class 4 of Chikana, was deprived of going on a picnic for belonging to the Dom community; a Dalit community.

Sanjay Mahara, the coordinator of the United Dalit Marcha Kalyanpur, demanded the concerned body to take legal action after investigating the true facts.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Banishment/shunning
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
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
National/Online Media