Incident Reports

Two forest rangers injured In timber smugglers attack in Bara


Province 2, Bara, Karaiyamai, Ward 7

Forest rangers have been attacked by a group of smugglers in Karaiyamai of Bara. In the attack, two forest rangers have been seriously injured.

They were attacked at a sawmill run by Bhuneshwor Dhami, chairman of Pipara in Karaiyamai Rural municipality ward 7. According to a source, the incident took place under the leadership of chairman Dhami.

According to DSP Gautam Mishra, they have been sent to Birgunj for further treatment.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Related to organized crime and illegal trade (drugs, arms, non-gendered human trafficking, protection racket, gang violence, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Criminal
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Security forces (unspecified)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 2
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