Wounds and injuries
India: Activist Arun Ferreira alleges assault during interrogation
November 14, 2018
On 4 November 2018, Arun Ferreira, activist, alleged that he had been physically assaulted during his custodial interrogation by Assistant Commissioner of Police Shivaji Pawar, the investigating officer in the Bhima-Koregaon case.
On 8 November 2018, Agnes Kharshiing, prominent WHRD alongside her associated was physically assaulted by a group of coal truck drivers and traders.
India: RTI activist attacked with lathis, serious
November 5, 2018
On 6 October 2018, Sanjay Pundir, RTI activist, was pulled out of a bus he was travelling in and thrashed with lathis by a group of people
China: Tibetan Land Protesters Attacked, Beaten in Qinghai
October 23, 2018
On 11 October, Tibetans protesting intrusion of Chinese workers building a solar panel installation into nearby grazing areas, were beaten by the workers.
On 22 August 2018, Ekachai Hongkangwan, was attacked by five unidentified men as he was arriving home after filing a complaint at the Government House demanding a probe into an alleged corruption case.
On August 13 2018, Umar Khalid is a Ph.D. scholar at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), and active HRD, was fired at by an unknown assailant.
Nepal: Senior Journalists exposing irregularities attacked
August 14, 2018
On 9 August 2018, Chhabilal Tiwari and Om Prakash Ghayal, senior journalists known to ad expose irregularities relating to the contractors and government officials, were attacked by a contractor.
On Aug 1 2018, student protesters were physically assaulted by transport workers.
On July 22 2018, Amar Desh, acting Editor Mahmudur Rahman, was hurt in an attack launched allegedly by Bangladesh Chhatra League men in Kushtia.
On 17 July 2018, Swami Agnivesh, social activist, was thrashed, punched and kicked by a mob allegedly of BJP workers in Jharkhand.