Incident Reports

A owner of the tripper torches his own tipper truck to receive insurance under the pretext of Banda called by Biplov-led CPN


Greeted by the insurance money, the driver and conductor torched the tipper they were driving, taking advantage of the bandh called by the four parties at Ghorahi in Dang on August 23. After confirming that the driver himself torched the tripper bearing number plate of  Ra 1 Kha 9694, the police arrested the driver and conductor. 

The nationwide strike was called by four different communist parties, namely,  Biplav led Nepal Communist Party, Rishi Kattel Led Nepal Communist Party, Scientific Socialist Communist Party led by Aahuti, and Nepal Communist Party - Maoist Socialist. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media