Incident Reports

Elderly man injured in Chand cadres attack in Dhading


Bagmati, Dhading, Siddhalek, Ward 5

Cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led group attacked 64-year-old Buddhiman Shrestha of Siddhalek rural municipality-5 with an iron rod and sharp weapon on May 5 while he was feeding fodder to chicken at his home.

They attacked Shrestha saying that he beat their cadres. According to DSP Prakash Bista of District Police Office Dhading. The Chand cadres ran away after seriously injuring Shrestha in the attack. Shrestha's neighbors later rescued hem and sent him for treatment to Trauma center in Kathmandu. Police are looking for the attackers. The victim's family is yet to file a complaint at the police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1