Incident Reports

Police accused of physically assaulting inmate in court premises in Mahottari


Madhes, Mahottari, Jaleswor

Police constable Dipendra Thakur, working at District Police Office Mahottari has been accused of physically assaulting inmate Sanjay Kumar Shah after a minor dispute at District Court Mahottari premises. Sanjay Shah, a resident of Jaleshwar-2, is serving jail time on the charge of murder of Armed Police ASI Thaman BK during the Madhesh movement. Regarding the incident, District Police Office said they have started an investigation into the incident.

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