Incident Reports

Three arrested on the charge of assaulting rural municipality chairperson in Parsa


Madhes, Parsa, Sakhuwa Prasauni

Police arrested three people on the charge of physically assaulting  Yashwant Yadav, chairperson of Sakhuwa Prasauni rural municipality of Parsa, and injuring Rishi Kumar Sahani and Nagendra Prasad Yadav. The accused group vandalized and torched the vehicle of a rural municipality used by the chairperson bearing the number plate of Na. 1 Jha 1687. The victim, Nagendra alleged that a group of 20/25 people attacked them while they were inside the vehicle and they were able to escape with the help of other people. He further alleged that he has been attacked for the third time since he won the local level election. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Secondary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 2
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
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