Incident Reports

Four injured in a clash between two groups in Dhanusa


Madhes, Dhanusha, Mukhiyapatti Musarmiya, Ward 3

A dispute took place in Dhanusha Mukhiyapatti Mushariya rural municipality ward no-3 about 3 weeks ago when Mumtaz Rain's father was restricted to chant Namaz(Muslim religions' sacred book) and verbally abused by a 22-year-old, Mumtaz Ansari. The same dispute later turned into a clash injuring 3 from Rain's side and 1 from Ansari. The incident was attempted to resolved in the community. Locals claimed that though they appealed the police to assist them in this issue, the police was not cooperative with them.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 5
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 4
Female Injured n/a
Youth Injured n/a
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