Incident Reports

Ward office set ablaze


Sudurpashchim, Doti, Shikhar, Ward 7

An unidentified group has set the office of ward no. 7 of Shikhar municipality in the district on fire last night.

The office housed in a concrete building at Bairkot was put on fire at around 9:00 pm Saturday, SP Bidhya Nanda Majhi at the District Police Office said.

All furniture, official documents and other goods inside the office were gutted. An investigation has been launched to find those responsible, said Majhi. Police also suspect the Biplav group of being behind the incident.

This is the third ward office after Badikedar and Jaroyal to be set on fire by the group that is yet to be known.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media