An unidentified group of people have set the bus with the students on fire on February 28. The bus with the number plate Ba 1 Pa 9117 belonging to Golden Gate College was heading with students from Swayambhu towards Balaju when the arson attack occurred near Sano Bharyang, Kathmandu Metropolitan-15 in the morning of February 28.
Six masked people, who came in motorbikes, stopped the bus and set it on fire. The bus has been completely destroyed due to the attack, according to Inspector Shyam Babu Oliya of Metropolitan Police, Balaju. There was no human casualty in the attack.
The purpose of the attack was still unknown. However the incident happened at the same time when the Revolutionary Student Union was pressurizing the school to open union in the college.
The incident of the attack is under investigation, according to DSP and spokesman of Hanuman Dhoka Police Station Chakra Bahadur Singh.Vivek Dhungana