Incident Reports

Unidentified group sets fire on Ncell tower in Dhading


Province 3, Dhading, Thakre, Ward 5

An unidentified group set Ncell tower on fire at Jurethum-5 in Thakre rural municipality on Wednesday morning.

The inferno inflicted damage on the Ncell tower, according to Superintendent of Police Rabindra Regmi. Police suspect the involvement of the outlawed Netra Bikram Chan-led Nepal Communist Party in the arson attack as it recovered some leaflets released by the outfit from the incident site.

A five-member team of police from Area Police Office Khanikhola has been mobilized for further investigation, according to SP Regmi.


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total damaged Buildings 1
Severely damaged Buildings 1
National/Online Media