Police have arrested Prem Bahadur Thapa, ward chairman of Triveni Municipality-7 of Bajura. Police have taken Thapa under control on the basis of a complaint lodged by the municipality and staff administration. According to Inspector Devendra Joshi, Ward Chairperson Thapa was arrested after a complaint was lodged against him for tearing up the decision book of the executive and treating the staff administration and people's representatives in a disrespectful manner.
A complaint was also filed against the chairperson of ward 9 Bir Bahadur Bista. He is not under police control and the search is on, police said. He said that the incident was being investigated and it would be confirmed after Bista's arrest whether Bista had also been involved in the incident.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Primary Cause||Other governance issues|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||2|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)|
|Actor 1 - Youth||noyouth|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||N|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)|
|Actor 2 - Youth||na|