Incident Reports

Complaint lodged against ward chairperson of Chankeli rural municipality on the charge of physically assaulting a woman and hurling caste based insults in Humla


Karnali, Humla, Chankheli, Ward 1

A complaint was lodged against 44-year-old Birsha Bahadur Singh ward chairperson of Chankheli rural municipality-2 on March 27 on the charge of physically assaulting Sanjita Pariyar a 25-year-old woman from Chankehli rural municipality-2 and hurling caste-based insults at her. The husband if the victim, who lodged the complaint, alleged that Singh who was under the influence of alcohol kicked her out of her own shop and tore her clothes as well meanwhile assaulting her. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Ethnic or caste-based collective tensions
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth