Incident Reports

Health worker assaulted by junior in Chankheli rural municipality in Humla


Karnali, Humla, Chankheli

Mahendra Shahi a junior officer of Chankheli rural municipality physically assaulted Juna Singh a health worker working in the health department of the rural municipality on August 1. Local Danta Bahadur Shahi claimed that the accused while under the influence of alcohol verbally and physically assaulted the victim. The accused was arrested by the police and he further used adult verbal assault to the police as well. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
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 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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