Incident Reports

Principal arrested on the charge of physically assaulting a student in Baglung


Gandaki, Baglung, Dhorpatan, Ward 1

Police arrested Dipak Kunwar, a principal of New Modern Academy in Dhorpatan municipality-1, on the charge of physically assaulting Hikmat BK a 15-year-old grade 9 student of the school resulting in injury. BK's family claims that the accused struck him in the head with a stick, causing him to pass out on July 7. They further added that the victim sustained various bruised in his body. 

According to the witnesses, Kunwar brutally attacked BK after the teacher's head was struck by the hand sanitizer bottle while BK was playing with it.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Violence in school/university (violence by teachers, hazing, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
National/Online Media