Incident Reports

Ward office of municipality torched in Sindhupalchok


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Melamchi, Ward 10

An unidentified group set fire to the office of ward 10 of Melamchi municipality in Sindhupalchok. The fire which was set this morning burned important documents belonging to the office to ashes informed Inspector Mahendra Darnal of Area Police Office Melamchi. He further stated that the incident appeared suspicious as the arsonists had entered the office by cutting the padlock at the office door with a hacksaw. Police are further investigating on the incident.

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
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