Incident Reports

Fight broke out while queuing for Covid-19 vaccination in Kathmandu


Province 3, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 9

A fight broke out during the queue for vaccination against Covid-19 infection at Kathmandu Medical College in Sinamangal on April 26. A person was injured in the incident and police arrested one person on the charge of involvement in the incident.

The government is currently vaccinating against Covid 19 infection in various hospitals in Kathmandu. As the spread of the infection has increased, so has the number of people getting vaccinated. At present, between 1,000 and 2,500 people line up at vaccination centers.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Fight
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured n/a
National/Online Media