Incident Reports

Indefinite curfew clamped in Birgunj


Madhes, Parsa, Birgunj

District Administration Office, Paras has issued indefinite curfew order in Birgunj on Monday. Police Inspector Dibesh Lohani informed curfew has been clamped from 4 pm after the situation remained tense. Earlier, police lobbed teargas shells and rubber bullets after protesters tried to vandalize a police post in Birgunj. A person has sustained hand and head injuries in the police firing. The injured is Krishna Patel of Nagawa-10 who is now undergoing treatment at Narayani Sub Regional Hospital. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Curfew/prohibitory order issues by the state
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
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