Incident Reports

Unidentified group attacks transport workers


Province 1, Sunsari, Dharan, Ward 8

An unidentified group has attacked two transport workers walking on a road in Dharan. Police said the armed group attacked the two transport workers near Dharan-8 Yamaha showroom around 10 pm on Friday. 

Drivers Raju Bishwokarma and Saransh Pokharel were attacked by two unidentified youths. The attackers have not been identified.

Pokhrel has sustained a head injury. Another driver, BK, was also attacked from behind but was not injured as he was wearing a thick leather jacket. Police immediately rushed to the spot after they informed the police. 

Inspector Hemraj Oli of the Area Police Office Dharan said that they would start the search for the attackers after receiving a written complaint against them. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 2
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