Incident Reports

Relatives vandalize Kalika Construction over death of a 10-year-old boy in Makwanpur


Bagmati, Makawanpur, Bagmati, Ward 3

Sagar Saru, a 10-year-old boy from Santipur died from drowning in a ditch filled with water in Bagmati Rural Municipality-8, Santipur of Makwanpur district on July 27. Sagar had drowned while swimming in the water in a pit dug on rented land by Kalika Construction about 500 meters away from his house. He died while undergoing treatment at Betini Health Post, Phaparbari.

Regarding the same issue, the relatives of the deceased set fire to the Balero bearing plate number (Ba 18 Cha 5937) kept inside the construction compound and the Balero was completely destroyed by fire. They also vandalized a JCB bearing plate number  (Ba 2 Ka 5820), a mixer truck bearing plate number (Na 1 Ka 4450) and a truck bearing plate number (Na 1 Ka 4565) and the window glass of the same construction office.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Violent demonstration
Weapons Fire , Other
Primary Cause Others types of mob justice
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total damaged Buildings 1
Totally damaged Vehicles 3
Severely damaged Vehicles 3
National/Online Media