Incident Reports

Chand led Maoist party captures land in Salyan and Pyuthan


Karnali, Salyan, Sharada

Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav) led Maoist party has announced the capture of land belonging to two individuals in Salyan and Pyuthan. Saying that Dhan Bahadur Thapa of Salyan had acquired the land belonging to Runche Budhathoki through fraudulent means, the party announced the capture of Dhan Bahadur's land by posting flags. Salyan district secretary of the party, Dilliraj Sharma claimed that the party captured the land following the local's complaint to the party. He also informed us that the captured land would be handed over to Kalika Secondary School. Similarly, the party has also captured 1.5 ropani of land belonging to Sabitra GC of Pyuthan municipality-5, claiming that she had obtained the land, originally belonging to Buddha Bahadur Jhimruk fraudulently.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media