Incident Reports

Dozens injured in a clash between two sides in Dhanusha


Madhes, Dhanusha, Sabaila, Ward 4

A dozen people have been injured in a clash between two groups in Sabaila municipality of Dhanusha. The clash took place in Sabaila Municipality-4. Dhanusha, during a dispute over road expansion. 

All the injured have been taken to Provincial Hospital, Janakpurdham, for treatment. The spokesperson of the District Police Office, Dhanusha, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Makendra Kumar Mishra, said that the dispute between two groups over road expansion turned into a fight.

According to the DSP Mishra they have arrested a person for their involvement in the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people 6
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 6
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 12
Female Injured n/a
Youth Injured n/a
National/Online Media