Incident Reports

DCM of Biplav outfit Bajracharya arrested


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Lalitpur, Ward 11

KATHMANDU: Police arrested District Committee Member (DCM) of outlawed Nepal Communist Party led by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav outfit) Shyam Bajracharya on Friday night.

Bajracharya was arrested with a pistol and three shock bombs in Lalitpur, said SSP Tek Rai, Chief of Metropolitan Police Range, Lalitpur.

Acting on a tip-off, a team of police deployed from Metropolitan Police Range, Lalitpur raided his rented room based at Ikhachhen in Nagbahal and arrested him.

A huge blast was heard at around 9:30 pm at Banglamukhi in Lalitpur. The explosion took place following Bajracharya’s arrest.

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