Incident Reports

Youths and Police clash in Bhojpur


Province 1, Bhojpur, Bhojpur, Ward 8

A group of youths clashed with police in Bhojpur on Saturday. 8 people were reported injured during the clash. The clashed ensued after the group led by Hemanta Mukarung went to picket the District Police Office demanding the release of Bibek Tamang who was earler arrested on Friday for taking control of a vehicle carrying materials related to local level election. Police resorted to laathicharge after the group allegedly pelted stones. प्रहरीले पक्राउ गरेका एक युवकलाई छुटाउन गएको समूह र प्रहरीबीच शनिबार राति झडप भएको छ । झडपमा आठ जना घाइते भएका छन् । शुक्रबार साँझ निर्वाचन सामग्री लिएर आउँदै गरेको बा१झ ९८२८ नं. को गाडीको चाबी देउरालीमा केही युवकले नियन्त्रणमा लिएपछि प्रहरीले भोजपुर ७ का विवेक तामाङलाई पक्राउ गरेको थियो । तामाङलाई छुटाउन हेमन्त मुकारुङ लगायतको टोलीले जिल्ला प्रहरी कार्यालय घेराउ गरेको थियो । उनीहरूले ढुंगा, मूढा गर्न थालेपछि प्रहरीले लाठीचार्ज गरेको थियो ।
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 7
Actor 2 - Affiliation Police
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 8
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