Incident Reports

Flood victims vandalized the mayor's vehicle in Melamchi


Bagmati, Sindhupalchowk, Melamchi

The Melamchi flood victims vandalized the mayor's vehicle (Scorpio plate number Ba 2 Jha 1650) accusing him of not taking necessary action to bring justice to the deceased Dharma Bhandari. They allege Mayor Aryal of not working effectively regarding the death of Dharma Bhandari, a flood-affected youth of Melamchi who died due to a power outage on a power line that had fallen to the ground. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media