Incident Reports

An unidentified person sets Janamat Party's leader motorcycle on fire in Siraha


Province 2, Siraha, Mirchaiya, Ward 10

An unidentified person set fire on the motorcycle of Nirmal Kumar Mandal, a central member of the Janamat Party. The motorcycle was set on fire while it was parked in the community building near his house in Siraha Mirchiya municipality-10. District Secretary of the party Santosh Yadav has demanded to arrest the person involved in the incident and provide compensation to Mandal, stating that some criminals had set fire to the motorcycles due to political revenge. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Contestation between rival political parties outside elections
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Janamat Party
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media