Incident Reports

Tension arose between Nepali and Chinese workers at Tanahu hydroproject


Tension arose between Nepali labourer and manager of the Chinese Sino-Hydro corporation at Package no. 2 of the  140 MW Tanahu Hydropower project. While the operator Pushkar Thapa was cleaning the excavator, he accidentally spread water over a Chinese man after which the Chinese hit stone in the excavator. The glasses of the excavator was damaged from the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Female Abducted 00
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media