Incident Reports

Police and locals clash in Parsa


Locals and police clashed at Sabaithawa border in Parsa on August 10 after the police assaulted a young man on August 10 morning who was filming a video of the armed police assisting in smuggling at the border a few days ago.

Local Jay Prakash Chaurasia has been injured during the clash.

The enraged locals also picketed the Border Out Post(BOP) of the Armed Police Force.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Secondary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations APF
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 10
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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