Incident Reports

Bomb found underneath the jeep of mayor


Province 1, Ilam, Mai, Ward 2

A pressure cooker bomb was found underneath the Me.1. Ja 2911 numbered jeep of the mayor of Mai municipality in Ilam on September 23. Nepal Army's bomb disposal unit deployed from Charaali, Jhapa  defused the bomb at 11 am. 

The perpetrators and their intention is still unknown. 


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Symbolic violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na