Incident Reports

Police injured in a stone attack


Karnali, Rukum West, Aathbiskot

A discussion on the issue of a tender resulted in an attack on Rukum West, Aathbiskot municipality. Local youths pelted stones on Sunday afternoon over the dispute in the municipality regarding submission of expression of interest on a call for bid. 

In the time of dispute, two police who were there on a security duty, were injured. While another man who was working outside the municipality office was also injured from the stone attack.

Police personnel Deepak Thapa and Kushal Khadka, and a civilian Nishan Kami were injured.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Issues related to tenders and the awarding of public contracts
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 3
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