Incident Reports

Ward Chairperson arrested on the charge of assaulting three persons in Parsa


Madhes, Parsa, Jagarnathpur

Area Police office-Pokhariya arrested Aodhya Patel, ward chairperson of ward number 6, Jagarnathpur rural municipality, on the charge of assaulting Rishi Patel, Raj Patel, and Laxman Patel all from the same family, due to personal enmity. All three victims are being treated at Narayani Hospital in Birgunj.

The relative of the victim mentioned that Rishi and Laxman, the two brothers were encircled in between Baharwa and Ramnagari road and charged with an iron rod as per the order of the ward chairperson. Raj Patel, the father of the two brothers, who reached the incident site after getting informed about the assault, was also attacked, leaving Laxman's hand fractured. Police are searching for other accused who are still absconding. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
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 unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 3
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