Incident Reports

Violence marks banda, ‘bomb’ injures child in Capital


Kathmandu, Microbusma petrol bomb prahar. KATHMANDU, NOV 13 - On a day that saw the 10-day banda fizzling out, a four-year-old child was injured when banda supporters hurled a ‘petrol bomb’ at a moving bus at Kumaripati in Lalitpur on Tuesday. The bomb targeted at a Ratnapark-bound micro bus hit four-year-old Ashish Lama of Lubhu, Lalitpur, who was travelling in the vehicle. Police took the child to Alka Hospital with minor injuries on his face. He was discharged after treatment. In another incident, a Kathmandu-bound bus was set ablaze in Kabilas-1 along the Narayanghat-Munglin road early on Tuesday. Forty-two people, including children, were travelling in the bus when unidentified persons hurled a burning piece of cloth on it. While the passengers managed to get out of the burning bus safely, they could not save their belongings. Another vehicle with passengers on board was targeted in Chabahil in Kathmandu. A passenger who sustained injuries returned home after treatment in a hospital, police said. Also, five taxis and a tempo were vandalised in Kathmandu. SSP Hemanta Pal said they arrested 14 persons. काठमाडौं, कार्तिक २६ - ललितपुर कुमारीपाटीमा गुडिरहेको माइक्रोबसमा पेट्रोल बम प्रहार गरिएको छ । पेट्रोल बम प्रहारबाट ४ वर्षका बालक अभिषेकल लामा घाइते भएका छन् । लगनखेलबाट रत्नपार्क चल्ने बा.१.ज ६२८८ को माइक्राेबसमा पेट्रोल बम प्रहार गरिएको प्रहरीले जनाएको छ । महानगरी प्रहरी परिसर ललितपुरका डिएसपी रामदत्त जोशीका अनुसार माइक्रोमा सामान्य क्षति पुगेको छ । झ्यालको शिशा फुटेको छ । सामान्य घाइते भएका बालक पाटन अस्पतालमा उपचारपछि घर फर्किएका छन् ।