Incident Reports

Three trippers vandalized in Morang


Province 1, Morang, Miklajung

Three trippers used to transport construction materials were vandalized at Miklajung in Morang on the evening of December 16. The plate number of the vandalized trucks are Province 3-001 Ka 0090, Province 3-001-Ka-0091, and Province 3-001-Ka-0290. All three vehicles belonged to Motidan Construction Pvt. Ltd and were used in the construction of Beldangi (Jhapa) to Sardu (Dharan) section of Madan Bhandari Lokmarga. 

According to police, a 26-year-old local Shivaraj Magar also known as Dhumbe was responsible for the act. Dhumbe, stopped the tripper on the road, charged stones at the trippers one by one, and fled from the scene. The reason behind the action remains unknown. Police had suspected that Dhumbe might have vandalized the trippers in the effect of alcohol.  

The front windscreen of all the trippers has broken, however, the driver and helper didn't sustain any injuries. All three trippers are now kept at Area Police Office in Madhumalla. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people Not Available
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Totally damaged Vehicles 3
National/Online Media