Incident Reports

Banned CPN cadres arrested


Lumbini, Pyuthan, Pyuthan, Ward 2

Police arrested Bhesh Raj Khatri, 55, of Sarurani VDC-2, Prema Basnet, 40, and Rudra Basnet, 43, of Puyathan Municipality-2, leaders of the outlawed Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplab) on February 24.

According to DSP Narendra Kumar Karki of the District Police Office, all the arrested persons are district members of the party. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Arrest (politically significant)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na