Incident Reports

Youth arrested on charge of Khukuri attack on ward chairpersonin Sankhuwasabha


Province 1, Sankhuwasabha, Khandbari, Ward 5

Police have arrested  Bir Bahadur Tamang on the charge of Khukuri attack on the acting chairperson of Khandbari Municipality-5, Sankhuwasabha.  According to the police, Tamang had attacked the acting ward chairperson  Shyamprasad Niraula at 8 Pm on Friday night. Niraula's treatment is undergoing at District Hospital Khadbari and has received 10 stitches on his head. The investigation about the attack is underway according to the police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
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