Incident Reports

Police arrest 14 cadres of Chand-led outfit for their alleged involvement in kidnapping teenage girl


Province 1, Udayapur, Katari, Ward 6

KATHMANDU, March 12: Police have arrested 14 cadres of the outlawed Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal for their alleged involvement in kidnapping a teenage girl.

Eight men and six women affiliated to the underground outfit were detained from Katari municipality-6 of Udayapur district at around 3 PM today, according to Pradhumna Karki, the chief of Nepal Police, Province 2.

The police have seized three sets of pistol and 11 pieces of socket bomb in possession of the Chand-led party cadres.

Police also succeeded to rescue 14-year-old Garima Moktan from the clutches of kidnappers. The Chand-led cadres had abducted her from Gaurikhel of Ganeshnath Charnath municipality-5 in Dhanusa district.




Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Abduction
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 14
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Abducted 1
Female Abducted 1
Youth Abducted 1
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