Incident Reports

Five businessmen arrested and fined for violating prohibitory order in Birendranagar


Karnali, Surkhet, Birendranagar, Ward 6

The local administration in Birendranagar of Surkhet has arrested five businessmen on the charge of violating the prohibitory order imposed to prevent corona infection by operating their shops. Among the arrested are Laxmi Thapa, Rupakala Khadka, Rupa Saru, Jagat BC, and Janak Bhattarai of Birendranagar-6. Police released the businessmen by fining them rupees three thousand each under Infectious Disease  Act 2020.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Arrest (politically significant)
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 5
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
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