Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charge of assaulting a police officer and vandalizing a hotel in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kageshwori Manahora, Ward 7

Police arrested Saroj Karki, a 45-year-old man of Kageshwori municipality-7 of Birendrachowk on November 3, on the charge of physically assaulting a police officer and vandalizing a hotel. According to the police, the accused vandalized the hotel located in Kathmandu metropolitan-32, while under the influence of alcohol, and when police tried to calm him, he assaulted the police and then vandalized the police van as well. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Secondary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media