Incident Reports

Youths arrested for manhandling police in Bhaktapur


Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Bhaktapur, Ward 2

Police arrested two youths,21-year-old Ritu Shrestha and 22-year-old Prabeg Shrestha on the charge of assaulting an on-duty police officer at Bhaktapur Municipality Ward-2 on the night of August 4.

They assaulted police personnel during their fight under the influence of alcohol with 23-year-old Amit Abash. Abash, who was injured in the altercation, has been taken under control by the police after treatment at Bhaktapur Hospital.

Police is conducting further investigation in this regard.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
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