Incident Reports

Rural municipality’s jeep set ablaze, Biplav cadre arrested


Sudurpashchim, Bajhang, Bithadchir

An unidentified gang set a vehicle of Bitthadchir Rural Municipality on fire. The gang set ablaze the jeep, Se 1 Kha 274, on Saturday night. The jeep has been completely damaged in the arson.

Police have arrested a cadre of the outlawed Netra Bikram Chand alias Biplav outfit on the charge of the arson. The arrested is Amar Mahar, police said, adding they are investigating the case further.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
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