Incident Reports

Suspicious object found in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Damak, Ward 9

An object that looked like IED has been defused in Damak, Jhapa. The suspicious object was found wrapped with black tape in the box. The package contained the words "Communist Party of Nepal-Rebel" written on plain paper. Police said a Nepal Army bomb disposal team diffused the object. According to the District Police Office, the object did not explode.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Symbolic violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total damaged Buildings 00
Local Newspaper - Jhapa