Incident Reports

Seven injured in a clash over road construction in Parsa


Madhes, Parsa, Pakahamainpur, Ward 4

A clash broke out between the two sides over road construction in Khesraha village of Pakaha Mainpur Rural Municipality-4, Parsa. 

Seven people were injured in the clash, and the condition of two injured is critical. The injured are Ram Awadh Baitha, Ram Sagar Baitha, Basant Baitha, Ramlakhan Baitha, Kanhai Sah, Sumitri Kumari, and Ram Prabesh Baitha. 

Six of the injured are undergoing treatment at LS Neuro Hospital in Birgunj. Another injured Ram Pravesh was taken under control by the police, said the Rural Municipality's Chairperson Vijay Chaurasiya. 

The construction of a public road in Khesraha village has been in dispute among locals for some time. An all-party meeting was held in the village on Thursday to resolve the same dispute. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 20
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 7
Female Injured 1
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