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.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Collective|
|Primary Form||Assault (small group)|
|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|