Ward chair Ganpait Yadav and his nephews Manoj Yadav, Bharat Yadav, Dilip Yadav and Dipan Yadav allegedly thrashed Sagar Devi Safi (40), her sons Umesh and Ranjit; her brother-in-law Magain Safi (50) and nephew Sudeep Safi, all residents of Kasaha in Dhangadhimai-7, on November 14.
Sagar Devi has been critically injured as her head was wounded within the beating, police knowledgeable. All of the injured individuals have been receiving therapy at a neighborhood personal clinic. Sagar Devi was given 9 stitches on her head, the well being establishment knowledgeable.
The Safi brothers — Sudeep and Ranjit — had been driving a tractor owned by ward chair’s brother Nirpait Yadav. Tractor proprietor’s son Bharat beat the drivers alleging that they’d broken the hydraulic pipe of the car. The incident befell whereas a pile of sand was being loaded at native Gagan River on Saturday morning. Bharat additionally vandalised a motorbike (Sa Eight Pa) belonging to Sudeep which had been parked at Nirpait’s dwelling. He broke the petrol tank and visor with a khukuri, police knowledgeable.
Incharge at non permanent police beat at Dhangadhimai-8, Kamal Kumar Bhattarai knowledgeable that each events compromised whereas Bharat even agreed to restore the bike. Nevertheless, within the night, the settled dispute rose to a brawl. Bhattarai stated that investigation into the case was underway.
Earlier within the night, Bharat and his brothers Manoj, Dilip and Dipan, who had been returning dwelling after shopping for ritual objects for Laxmi Puja, thrashed the tractor driver’s cousin Umesh Safi whom they encountered on the way in which, native witness Suresh stated.
Instantly, the relations of Umesh reached Nirpait’s residence to complain concerning the thrashing. Nevertheless, the Yadav household began beating them, Sagar Devi stated, and added that they had been incessantly thrashed for minor faults. She stated, the Dalits had been typically oppressed as their inhabitants was not very massive.
It has been learnt that the youths allegedly concerned within the act are nonetheless at massive. In the meantime, search is on for the youths, police knowledgeable and clarified that they escaped whereas police had been busy rescuing the Dalit household.
In the meantime, ward chair Ganpait stated, the responsible will likely be punished and that the case could be resolved by holding talks within the village.