Incident Reports

Locals torch tipper in Dhanusha following accident


Province 2, Dhanusha, Dhanusadham, Ward 8

Locals have vandalized and set fire to a tipper after the tipper hit a man in Dhanusha.

The locals torched the tipper after the tipper bearing number plate Na 8 Kha 8393 hit a local Dinesh Sah who was riding a bicycle in Dhanushadham Municipality-8. The tipper driver fled the scene following the accident.

The front of the tipper has been damaged by the fire. The injured Sah is undergoing treatment at the Provincial Hospital, Janakpurdham.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents
Actor 1 - Number of people 30
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media