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.
|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|