Incident Reports

Principal arrested on the charge of physically assaulting three students in Sindhupalchowk


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Chautara Sangachok Gadhi, Ward 6

Police arrested Dambar Bahadur Shrestha a principal at Shree Krishna Ratnaganga Secondary School of Chautara Sangachowkgadhi municipality-5, on February 17, on the charge of physically assaulting three students 16-year-old Sonia Lama of Sagachokgadi Municipality-3, 17-year-old Manika Lomchan and 18-year-old Sujata Katuwal of the same place for exiting school without permission. According to one of the teachers of the school, the principal charged those boys with a wooden plank for exiting school against the school's rules. According to the police, Sujana Katwal sustained a serious injury where as the other two sustained minor injuries. 

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 na
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Students
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 3
Female Injured 3
Youth Injured 3