An unidentified group on Monday set fire to Jwalamukhi Secondary School at Patnali in Dharan-17. The cause of the fire could not be ascertained.
The fire has caused physical damage of around Rs 2 million. The school in Patnali, about 6 km northwest of Bhanuchok in Dharan, is on the Dharan-Barahkshetra road section.
According to Basnet, two laptops, three cupboards, cash of Rs. Ninty Thousand, printer, and chair have been burnt in the arson.
Police are further investigating the incident.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Unclear|
|Actor 1 - Youth||unknown|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Education sector/teachers (private and public)|
|Actor 2 - Youth||unknown|
|Total damaged Buildings||1|
|Severely damaged Buildings||1|