Incident Reports

Kalikot: Complaint lodged against accused of caste discrimination and attempted murder


Karnali, Kalikot, Khandachakra, Ward 10

The victim's side lodged a complaint of caste discrimination and attempted murder at the District Police Office, Kalikot on August 6. The uncle of 18-year-old victim Haste Chandara of Khandachakra Municipality-10 accuses 22-year-old Tapendra Shahi and 20-year-old Madhu Shahi of the same place on the charge of passing demeaning caste-based comments and attacking the victim with a sharp weapon in a public place on August 3. The victim who sustained head and chest injuries was referred to Nepalgunj on August 5 after he could not be treated at the District Hospital, Kalikot.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1