Incident Reports

Two arrested for vandalizing microbus


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

KATHMANDU: Nepal Police have arrested two persons on the charge of their involvement in microbus vandalism in Kathmandu on Sunday night. The arrestees are Nishan Jung Thapa of Gorkha and Himal Khadka of Udayapur. 

A team from Metropolitan Police Circle, New Baneshwor arrested them for vandalizing the microbus, Ba 4 Kha 2056, being parked at Kathmandu Metropolitan City-31, Shankhamul. According to the Police Headquarters, Thapa and Khadka vandalized the microbus after consuming alcohol. Windowpanes on the right side of the microbus were smashed in the incident. 

Further investigation into the case was underway, said police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Transport entrepreneurs/syndicate
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
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