Incident Reports

Ambulance driver assaulted in Dhankuta


Province 1, Dhankuta, Mahalaxmi, Ward 6

Yogendra Ghale, an ambulance driver of Khandbari Municipality, Sankhuwasabha has been beaten by two youths of Dhankuta on Sunday.

Driver Ghale said that Santosh Karki and Vivek Dhakal of Mahalakshmi Municipality-6 have beaten him while he was returning home on Sunday evening from Biratnagar. 

ASI Tark Bahadur Adhikari of Leguwa Police Post said that they arrested Karki and Dhakal on Sunday evening.

Chairman of the Ambulance Drivers Association Sankhuwasabha Bhakta Bahadur Rai has demanded strict action against those youths who have beaten the ambulance driver.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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