Incident Reports

Chabahil tense after irate students torch bus


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

KATHMANDU: Tension has flared in Chabahil area after students set a vehicle on fire for hitting a student of Pashupati Campus, this morning.

Agitating students have also disrupted vehicular movement at Chabahil area.

Shristi Panta, a student of BBS fourth year at Pashupati Campus, was struck by the vehicle, Ba 7 Kha 5930, near Gopi Krishna Cinema Hall. Injured Panta is undergoing treatment at the hospital.

Meanwhile, police have taken the vehicle and its driver under control and investigating the case.

A huge security personnel have been deployed in the incident site. Few students have sustained injuries in the clash with police.




Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media