Incident Reports

Bomb detonated in Budhiganga


Sudurpashchim, Bajura, Budhiganga, Ward 9

Nepal Army’s bomb disposal team today detonated a sutali bomb placed at Trishakti Higher Secondary School, the polling centre in Budhiganga Municipality-9. It has been learned that a local child was playing with an item wrapped with plastic strings found on the premises of the polling centre at around 8:00 am when one of the local residents identified it as bomb. The NA team had put the item in flames which exploded after an hour. The security personnel were immediately informed of the bomb, said a local resident.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Remote violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people NA
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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