Incident Reports

Locals assault a female ward member of Kalaiya


Province 2, Bara, Kalaiya, Ward 27

Tara Devi Paswan, a ward member of Kalaiya Sub-Metropolis-27 of Bara was beaten by a group of locals including local Joginder Sah. The group tied Paswan to a pole and assaulted her on the charge of helping a woman in the village to elope with another man. She was rescued and admitted to Kalaiya Hospital for treatment, said Gautam Mishra. According to the police, eight people involved in the attack are arrested and a case is filed in the Bara District Court against the indecent and inhumane treatment.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 8
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
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