Locals of Kamatoli of Jhapa rural municipality-3 have staged a demonstration protesting against the death of a local in police firing on Wednesday evening.
38-year-old Ramikul Alam was severely injured when security forces fired in retaliation at a group of people who attacked them while on duty.
APF personnel fired a bullet at a crowd when locals, involved in a dispute on slaughtering an ox, attacked them all of a sudden.
Alam, who was rushed to the hospital, died while receiving treatment at the Birtamod-based B&C Hospital, according to Durga Prasai, the Chairperson of the hospital.
Irate locals burnt tyres demanding action against the shooter and compensation to the family.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Primary Cause||Issues related to legal action and access to justice|
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|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Citizen/Individuals|
|Actor 1 - Youth||unknown|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||N|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||APF|
|Actor 2 - Youth||na|