Incident Reports

Clash over land dispute injures 10 in Rautahat


Madhes, Rautahat, Brindaban, Ward 4

Ten people sustained injuries during a clash over land between two groups in Brindavan Municipality of Rautahat district.

According to Gyankumar Mahato, DSP of Area Police Office, Garuda Lalbabu Yadav and his son Anil Yadav of Brindavan Municipality-4 sustained serious injury in the clash and have been sent to Birgunj for further treatment. 

Other injured are under treatment at a private clinic in Garuda. 

DSP Mahato informed that sharp weapon might have been used in the clash.  

Police arrested Upendra Yadav, Ram Kalyan Yadav, and Madan Yadav on the charge of being involved in the incident. The dispute between the two sides over land had started since Friday evening.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Access/control of private land
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 5
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 10
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