Incident Reports

Baidya cadres manhandle DEO, vandalise office


Karnali, Mugu, Mugum Karmarong

Activists of Mohan Baidya-led CPN-Maoist vandalised Mugu District Education Office and manhandled District Education Officer at 2.00 pm Wednesday. The cadres were venting ire at what they call 'monopoly' in appointing teachers in vacant posts. A group of 50-60 activists headed by CPN-Maoist Mugu coordinator Mangal Bahadur Shahi stormed into the office at 2.30 this afternoon and bounced on District Education Officer Jawari Lal Hamal as well as vandalized the office building. Officer Hamal sustained minor injuries in the attack while furniture vandalized at the office is worth around Rs 300,000.


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Secondary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people 60
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN-M (Baidya)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
Total damaged Buildings 1
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