Incident Reports

Khukhuri attack on ANNFSU's Kohalpur municipal coordinator


Lumbini, Banke, Nepalgunj

Laxman Acharya (Manav), a member of the District Committee Secretariat of the All Nepal National Free Students' Union (ANNFSU) affiliated to NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Kohalpur Municipality Coordinator was attacked with a khukuri on head on December 2 by an unidentified group in Nepalgunj.

The motive behind the attack has not yet been established. He is in a stable condition after sustaining head injuries from the attack. Popular among the youth, he had been posting comments on the current political developments.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
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