Incident Reports

Police on duty attacked over a minor dispute in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Police have arrested two persons, Santosh Bhatt and Raj Thebe on the charge of attacking police with plain clothes on duty in Chabahil, Kathmandu. They attacked the three plainclothes police near Medicare Hospital in Chabahil with bricks following a minor dispute regarding trampling foot. Two policemen were injured in the attack. Police is investigating the case.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 3
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