Incident Reports

Unidentified group sets fire at ward office of in Kapilbastu


Lumbini, Kapilvastu, Yashodhara, Ward 3

An unidentified group has set fire to the office of ward 3 of Yashodhara Rural Municipality in Kapilbastu. According to ward chairperson Sarita Tripathi, documents, computer, printer and 35 thousand rupees were destroyed in the fire. It is not yet known why and who set the fire. Police are further investigating the incident.

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
National/Online Media