Incident Reports

Unidentified group arson stack of rice ready for post-harvest in Rautahat


Madhes, Rautahat, Dewahhi Gonahi, Ward 7

An unidentified group arson the stack of rice plants ready for post-harvest at Prempur Gonahi village of Devahi gonahi municipality-7 in Rautahat district on the midnight of November 28. The fire destructed the stack of rice of the local Budhai Raya Yadav, grown in 3 bighas of land. 

The nearby security forces and fire control vehicle from Gaur tried their best to take control of the fire, but couldn't protect the harvest. Police have approximated the damage of 3 lakhs from the preliminary examination. The search for the unknown group that set the fire is ongoing. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people Unknown
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media