Incident Reports

Bomb exploded targeting security personnel carrying ballot boxes


Karnali, Jajarkot, Kuse, Ward 1

A bomb went off targeting a team of security personnel carrying ballot boxes at Kushe Rural Municipality-1 in Jajarkot district this morning. According to DSP Bhabesh Rimal at the Jajarkot District Police Office, Shanta Bahadur Basnet, who was carrying the ballot box, has sustained minor injuries. The incident occurred at around 8:00 am today. Police have suspected Biplav-led Maoist’s involvement in the incident. The ballot boxes are safe and being transported to the Jajarkot district headquarters. जाजरकोटको कुशे गाउँपलिका–१ मा मतपेटिका सदरमुकामतर्फ ल्याउँदै गर्दा सोमबार बम विष्फोट भएको छ । जिल्ला प्रहरी कार्यालय, जाँजरकोटले दिएको जानकारी अनुसार बम विष्फोट हुँदा छर्रा लागेर शान्तबहादुर बस्नेत सामान्य घाइते भएका छन् । मतपेटिकामा भने कुनै क्षति पुगेको छैन ।
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 unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
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