Incident Reports

Unidentified person torched pickup van in Saptari


Province 2, Saptari, Bishnupur, Ward 6

An unidentified group set fire on a pickup van bearing plate number SA 1 CHA 1725 in Bishnupur Rural Municipality-6, Goragma, Saptari, on Monday morning.  According to the DSP Bhuwaneshwor Shah of the District Police Office, Saptari, the front part of the van was damaged because of the arson.

Bechan Mukhiya said the property worth 24 lakhs rupees was damaged. Police suspect that the arson in the pickup may have been done due to personal revenge. Police said that further investigation is underway and they are searching the absconded accused.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
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