Incident Reports

Suspicious item found in Saljhandi of Rupandehi during bandh


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Sainamaina, Ward 11

Normal life has been affected due to the nationwide bandh called by four communist parties including Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party (NCP).  A suspicious item thought to be improvised explosive device (IED) was found in Sainamaina Municipality of Rupandehi. The item is packaged in a red cloth and wrapped by rope. A bomb disposal team was deployed from Nepalese Army to look into the item, according to inspector Jagannath Marasini of Area Police Office Saljhandi.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Symbolic violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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