Incident Reports

Suspicious item believed to be IED goes off in Charikot of Dolakha


Bagmati, Dolakha, Bhimeshwor, Ward 3

An item believed to be improvised explosive device (IED) went off in Bhimeshwor municipality-3 of Dolakha on November 16. According to police, the item exploded with a loud bang near a dumping site at Satdobato of the municipality. A police team which went to investigation the explosion did not find any piece of IED related materials at the site according to DSP, Ganga Poudel of Dolakah police.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Remote violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Contestation regarding implementation and legitimacy of election
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
National/Online Media