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.
|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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