Incident Reports

15 businessman in Saptari arrested on charge violating prohibitory order


Province 2, Saptari, Rajbiraj

Police arrested 15 businessmen in Saptari on June 2 on the charge of operating shops in defiance of the prohibitory order imposed by the administration. The businessmen were arrested for operating the shops such as grocery, fish, saloon, meat, sweets, hardware, cosmetics, and fruits in the Rajbiraj area. They were released after paying a fine as per the COVID-19 Crisis Management Ordinance 2021.

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 15
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media