Incident Reports

One excavator torched while two others were vandalized in a mining site in Makwanpur


Bagmati, Makawanpur, Raksirang

One excavator was set into the fire whereas the other two were vandalized at Raksirang rural municipality in Makwanpur. The incident happened at the mining site of Riddisiddhi Cement in Gingu mine at ward number 4 of the municipality. The excavators were parked in front of the office building of Motidan Construction Services Private Limited. The arson excavator with plate number Pradesh 3-01-003 Ba 5734 is fully damaged whereas the other two with plate numbers Ba 2 Ka 589 and Ba 3 Ka 697 were vandalized. Police are investigating the case and the culprit remains to be found. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Arson
Secondary Form Vandalism
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people Not Available
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people Not Available
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth na
Totally damaged Vehicles 3
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
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