Incident Reports

Vehicle of Maya Devi Municipality Chief set ablaze


Lumbini, Kapilbastu, Mayadevi

An unknown group set the vehicle bearing the plate number Lu 1 Jha 400, the four-wheeler Scorpio of the  Mayor of Maya Devi Rural Municipality, ablaze on August 9. The mayor is from the Samajwadi  Party. The vehicle was vandalized at around 10 pm. The fire truck of Kapilbastu Municipality extinguished the fire on the vehicle; however, the vehicle has been completely damaged by arson. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
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
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
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