Cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party have subjected ward chairperson of Sani Bheri Rural Municipality-8 50-year-old Sashiram Budhathoki to inhumane treatment by smearing him black and putting a garland of shoes around his neck.
According to DSP Dhruva Kumar Shrestha of DPO Rukum West, NCP cadres 23-year-old Shiva BK of Aathbiskot Municipality-3 and 23-year-old Prakash Rasaili of Aathbiskot Municipality-11 were involved in the incident. Police arrested both of them on July 28 and are further investigating. Issuing a press release, Sano Bheri rural municipality secretary of NCP, Shiva BK stated that the group punished the ward chairperson for embezzling rupees 3-lakhs from a canal project.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Primary Form||Public humiliation|
|Primary Cause||Other political issues|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||2|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||CPN (Chand) and affiliated org|
|Actor 1 - Youth||youth|
|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|
November 30, 2020
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