Incident Reports

Unidentified people vandalized vehicle and rural municipality office


Karnali, Jumla, Chandannath

An unidentified people have vandalized the vehicle belonging to Chandan Nath Municipality. The vehicle with a registration number Ka1Jha1 was set on fire while it was parked at the municipality premises according to District Police Office of Jumla.

Security guard Bishnu Prasad Neupane had informed the police after the incident. He said that an unidentified people knocked his door at night and when he opened the door, he saw a vehicle blazing. The vehicle worth 4 million sustained major damage according to the acting administrative office Gyanendra Thapa of the municipality. 

Similarly, a rural municipality office of Gothichaur was vandalized by an unidentified group. Administrative office Keshav Prasad Sharma said that material costing more than thousands was destroyed. He added that the group attempted to set fire in the office. 

Similarly, the CCTV camera of the office is also vandalized by the group. DSP Sita Ram Rijal said that he is in the Gothchaur to investigate the incident. Acting CDO Tek Bahadur Budthapa said that the incident is under investigation and reason behind the vandalization is not known yet.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
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