Incident Reports

Suspicious item found in Baitadi


A suspicious object thought to be improvised explosive device (IED) was found in Baitadi on August 23 during a  nationwide bandh called by four communist parties including Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party (NCP). Due to the Nepal Banda, transport service, industries, schools, etc. were not affected, but the local citizens became alarmed when suspicious items were found in some places.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Symbolic violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media