Incident Reports

Complaint filed against in-laws for caste based discrimination


Lumbini, Rolpa, Suwarnabati

Ghodagahu VDC-7, 19yr old Gayatri B.K has filed a case of caste-based discrimination against her in-laws family and husband on district police office on Nov 18. 21yr old husband Bhim Bdr Chhetri and Gayatri were in love for a long time, and when they wanted to get married, Bhim Bahadur's family did not let them enter their house saying Gayatri was from low caste family. DSP Navin Raj Rai of District Police Office said that the police have been deployed to arrest the in-laws of Gayatri.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Banishment/shunning
Secondary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Related to discrimination against Dalits
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Family/relative
Actor 2 - Youth youth