Incident Reports

Nepal Telecom's tower torched


Lumbini, Arghakhanchi, Panini, Ward 5

An unidentified group set a tower of Nepal Telecom on fire in Panini Rural Municipality-5 of Arghakhanchi district on Wednesday night. Nepal police, Pali has confirmed the incident which has damaged the tower. The police are searching for the perpetrators and are investigating their motivation behind the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media