Incident Reports

Elderly man beaten in Rautahat


Madhes, Rautahat, Chandrapur

An elderly man has been brutally thrashed in Rautahat. 77-year-old Ramgopal Ghimire of Chandrapur municipality-4 was beaten by 23-year-old local youth. According to the victim, Ajay Ghimire of Chandrapur municipality-5 punched and beat him with a stick on Saturday evening. Locals later rescued Ghimire and took him to Civil hospital for treatment. He sustained injuries on his back, hip, limbs, and face according to the hospital. The victim stated that Chaudhary attacked him over an old grudge over building a wall.

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 Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
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