Incident Reports

Four youths arrested on charge of looting and assaulting a businessman in Mahottari


Province 2, Mahottari, Matihani, Ward 8

Police arrested four youths on the charge of attacking and looting a  Hardware Store businessman, Raju Chaudhary, in Matihani Municipality-8 of Mahottari. According to the victim, a group of five drunk youths, on April 13, broke the door of his shop and verbally and physically assaulted him and his son Gaurav Chaudhary. They even looted Rs. 3 lakhs and a dozen of mobile phone sets from the shop.

The arrested are identified as 30-year-old Rajiv Yadav, 26-year-old Suraj Mandal, 17-year-old Ram Pravesh Mandal, and 21-year-old Kewal Kumar Mandal.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Robbery/burglary/violent theft
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 2
Youth Injured 1
Total damaged Buildings 1
National/Online Media