Incident Reports

Youth injured in a fight in Tanahu


Gandaki, Tanahu, Byas, Ward 1

18-year-old Ganesh Bansi of Byas-1 Bhadgaun sustained serious injuries in a fight between two groups on Tuesday night. Bansi was taken to Damauli Hospital and had 26 stitches on his head. According to DSP Binod Silawal, doctors referred Bansi after initial treatment at Damauli Hospital. 

Police had immediately arrested 10 persons in suspicion of involvement in the incident. Three persons are still in police custody while the others have been released. 

According to the witnesses, the two groups clashed and attacked Thakuri for teasing a girl. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Fight
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
National/Online Media