Incident Reports

Two men arrested on charge of assaulting sister-in-law and a man in Solukhumbu


Province 1, Solukhumbu, Dudhkoshi, Ward 9

Police arrested 50-year-old Angdawa Sherpa and 48-year-old Dadendi Sherpa of Thulungdudhkoshi Rural Municipality-9 on August 2 on the charge of assaulting the 50-year-old Pratiman Tamang and 41-year-old Pashi Sherpa.The victim lodged a complaint at the District Police Office on the same date alleging the accused of brutally beating them with their hands and legs tied over the pretext of an illicit relationship between the victims.

According to police, a local Larke Tamang secretly took a photo from his mobile phone while Pashi Sherpa was drinking alcohol at Pratiman Tamang's house on August 1. The victim was then tied up and beaten by Pashi Sherpa's brother-in-law Angdawa Sherpa.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Secondary Cause Other types of GBV
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 2
Female Injured 1