Incident Reports

Clash between two groups over dispute related to relief leaves 19 injured in Birgunj


Madhes, Parsa, Birgunj, Ward 19

19 persons were injured during a clash between two groups in Birgunj Metropolitan City-19 Barewa Village on Wednesday. The clash ensued while those residents of the ward who were in severe need of relief due to the lockdown were being identified and listed.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Issues related to the delivery of government aid programs (e.g. earthquake rehab/recon)
Secondary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 20
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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