Incident Reports

Unidentified group torches ward office in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Kapurkot, Ward 5

An unidentified group torched the ward office of Kapurkot Rural Municipality-5 on the night of January 29. All the documents and equipment in the office have been destroyed in the fire. 

According to Ward Chairperson Kumar Basnet, the group also stole a laptop. Police are searching for persons involved in the incident. 

No one has taken responsibility for the arson yet. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
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
Total damaged Buildings 1