Incident Reports

Nepali woman beaten by Indian citizen in Kanchanpur


Sudurpashchim, Kanchanpur, Belauri, Ward 1

Poonam Shahi, a 38-year-old Nepalese woman, was allegedly beaten by an Indian national while cutting grass near Dasgaja on May 8 in Baisakhi, Belauri Municipality-1, Kanchanpur.

The locals had protested against the incident and demanded action against those involved in the beating. After the locals' protest, Nepal Police, Armed Police Force, and Indian Border Security Force SSB also expressed concern over the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media