Incident Reports

Three hoteliers arrested on charge of brutally beating a 13-year-old child in Janakpur


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janakpur, Ward 5

Dhanusha police arrested three hotel employees, including hotel owner Amarnath Gupta, on August 10, on the charge of brutally beating a 13-year-old local boy who went to play in the elevator of Hotel Gayatri Kunj Guest House in Janakpurdham Sub-Metropolitan Ward No. 5. The two other accused are identified as Ram Pukar Thakur, 33, and Subhash Kumar Sah, 38, of Manara Siswa Municipality in Mahottari.

When the locals saw the boy being locked in the elevator and beaten, they immediately informed the local Janaki police station. The boy's father Sanjay Thakur was also beaten by the employees on the instructions of hotel manager Amarnath Gupta.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 2
Youth Injured 1
National/Online Media