Incident Reports

An unidentified group pelts stone at a bus in Kanchanpur


Province 7, Kanchanpur, Shuklaphanta

An unidentified group has pelted stones at a bus plying on the East-West Highway at Shuklaphanta Municipality-10 in Kanchanpur on Februray 4. The window glass of the bus was shattered but the passengers are safe according to the police and the search for the accused is underway.

Meanwhile, during the general strike called by the Nepal Communist Party  (NCP) Prachanda-Nepal faction, police have been escorting buses, vehicles and private vehicles from various places to their destinations at night. Security has been tightened in the market area and east-west highway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media