Incident Reports

Rural municipality sub-engineer assaulted in Rukum West


Karnali, Rukum West, Banfikot

Raju Shahi, president of Nepal Tarun Dal, Banfikot, has been arrested for physically assaulting sub-engineer Deepak Shah in front of Jan Kumar Bantha Magar, chairperson of Banfikot Rural Municipality in West Rukum at office premises. According to reports, Shahi assaulted the sub-engineer for refusing to perform the evaluation of the Morawang Domai road work construction as per Shahi's instruction. Police are further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Injured 1
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