Incident Reports

Govt vehicle torched


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

An unidentified gang on Sunday set a government vehicle on fire at Shankhamul, near the UN Park. Police said the gang of five persons forced the driver out of the vehicle and doused the Jeep's cabin with kerosene before setting it on fire. police said the vehicle belonged to Revenue Administration Training Centre, Harihar Bharan. the arsonist fled the scene following the incident. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Actor 1 - Number of people NA
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
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