Incident Reports

Mastermind of Dhanusha bomb explosion Adam Rain arrested


Adam Rain, a mastermind behind the bomb explosion that killed three people including a Police Inspector in Dhanusha district, has landed in the police net.

Police arrested Rain almost 22 days after the incident who was on the run following the explosion. Rain had been in the ‘most wanted list’ of Nepal Police.

On December 13 last year, three people including Police Inspector Amir Dahal had been killed in the explosion.

Rajesh Sah and his 24-year-old son Ananda had died on the spot after the bomb planted on the gate of Sah’s house went off and Police Inspector Dahal who sustained injuries in the explosion breathed his last in the course of treatment.

Rain who orchestrated the explosion is the central member of outlawed Biplav outfit, according to police.

Police said they are carrying out investigation into the case after taking Rain into custody.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Arrest (politically significant)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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