Incident Reports

Two teachers arrested on the charge of assaulting police in Gorkha


Gandaki, Gorkha, Siranchok

Police arrested two teachers in Gorkha on the charge of assaulting a police personnel on duty, under the influence of alcohol. Among the arrested are Ramsharan Pokhrel and Rameshor Pokhrel of Siranchowk rural municipality-4, Jaisithok. Both of them are brothers. 

The duo who were under the influence of alcohol assaulted the police who came for their help as their motorcycle skidded on the road. As per the  police, the police team reached the accident site after they were informed of the accident. The duo charged the police team with stones, that injured Ananta Bahadur Roka, who is now being treated at higher facility in Chitwan Medical College after preliminary treatment at Gorkha Hospital. Police constable Arjun Bahadur Sen who also sustained injuries from the attack is in normal condition. 

Ramsharan is a teacher at Mandai Highschool in Chhoprak, and Rameshor is a teacher at Ratnarajya Highschool in Biranchowk. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
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