Incident Reports

Assault on government employees and security personnel in Bhaktapur


Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Suryabinayak, Ward 2

Around 10-15 people assaulted and mistreated the employees of the municipality while they were going to remove the houses and tents built by encroaching on the public lands in Suryabinayak Municipality-2 (former Savik Village Development-1 of Lot Numbers. 32 and 33).

They attacked seven persons including the Engineer of Map Branch, Officer of Administration Branch, Inspector of Municipal Police, Assistant Inspector of Municipal Police, two Municipal Constables. The municipality has lodged a complaint with the police and administration to take action.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Access/control of public land
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 7
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media