Incident Reports

Deputy chairperson of Pancheshwor rural municipality physically assaulted


Sudurpashchim, Baitadi, Pancheshwar

Dipak Bahadur Chand a local of Pancheshwor rural municipality-3 in Baitadi physically assaulted 35-year-old Bina Bhatta, the deputy chairperson of Pancheshwor rural municipality over a dispute related to electrification. The victim lodged the complaint against the accused on March 10 alleging that the accused who was under the influence of alcohol followed her to her office and physically assaulted her using an Iron plate. Chef District Officer of Baitadi Suresh Panthi stated that the Administration had called both parties to settle the dispute.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth