Incident Reports

Two cops injured in attack by group including ward chairman’s son


Sudurpashchim, Bajura, Budhiganga

BAJURA: Two police personnel have been injured when a group of locals including a son of Ward Chairman Bhuwan KC of Budhiganga Municipality-7 of Bajura district attacked them.

The In-charge of Ritha Police Post and a policeman were injured in the attack. The injured are undergoing treatment at Bayalpata Hospital in Achham.

According to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Tanka Prasad Bhattarai of the District Police Office, Bajura, the police were attacked while trying to arrest a group accused of assaulting a local hotelier Paras Raut.

A search to nab the Ward Chairman’s son on the run is on, police said.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 2
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