Incident Reports

Itahari Mayor threatened a service recipient and locked him at his office


Province 1, Sunsari, Itahari, Ward 4

Mayor of Itahari Sub-metropolis Dwariklal Chaudhary locked a service recipient Yam Prasad Dhakal of Aitabare, Itahari-4 in his office. Mayor Chaudhary summoned Dhakal to his office on August 11 and threatened him to destruct his house within 7 days saying the house is built over the irrigation canal. Mayor Chaudhary instructed the city police to arrest him immediately. He was locked in a room of the municipality for two hours.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Access/control of public land
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media