Incident Reports

Gulmi police office picketed demanding justice for youths killed in truck crash


The families and relatives of those killed in the truck crash in Gulmi picketed the District Police Office on December 27, demanding justice rather than compensation. They said that they will not accept the bodies of the deceased until the culprit is arrested.

The truck bearing plate number: Na 5 Kha 3204 heading towards Tamghas from Butwal on the night of December 26 hit 26-year-old Top Bahadur Razali and 23-year-old Bal Krishna Bhujel of Masina Khola in Resari Municipality-13.  According to the police, 29-year-old truck driver Gopal Tandon is under police control along with the truck.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Mob (only Perpetrator)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth na
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