Incident Reports

Statue of martyr Setu BK vandalized by Nationalist Youth Group in Banke


Lumbini, Banke, Nepalgunj

Cadres of Nationalist Youth Group vandalized the statue of martyr Setu BK of the people's movement in Banke Birendra Chok on June 2. Nationalist Youth Group cadres were agitated after police stopped them from placing a half-body statue of King Birendra in Nepalgunj. Police arrested Four on the charge of vandalism. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media