Incident Reports

Protesters torch truck in Siraha


Madhes, Siraha, Mirchaiya

Protesters have torched a truck in Mirchaiya of Siraha on Monday night in Siraha. Cadres of United Democratic Madhesi Front have torched a truck bearing number plate Na 4 Kha 5948 for defying the bandh. According to Siraha district police chief Ram Kripal Shah, the parked truck was completely burned after being torched by the protesters. Police are currently looking for the morcha cadres involved in the arson. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Secondary Form Strike/Bandh
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Secondary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Madhes-based Parties
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media