Incident Reports

Janata Samajbaadi Party central member Sah suspended for assaulting woman leader of the party


Janata Samajwadi Party suspended its central member Krishna Shankar Sah for assaulting party leader Minu Jha during a meeting of the party to discuss electoral issues regarding the Mahottari Constitutency No 3 in Mahottari. According to the party, Sah slapped Minu during the meeting over a Jha and the Mayor of Jaleshwor Municipality Suresh Sah Sonar. The two were reportedly feuding on Facebook before the incident took place. Issuing a press release the party's Head of the Central Information, Communication, Publication and Propaganda Department, Purna Bahadur Basnet stated that Sah, who acted in indiscipline against the rules and regulations of the party, insulted woman leader and behaved indecently, was punished according to the provisions of the party constitution.

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 Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media