Incident Reports

Youth arrested on the charge of acid attack in Sindhupalchowk


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Sunkoshi, Ward 1

Police arrested Bharat Pahari a 20-year-old youth on March 2 on the charge of attacking a 13-year-old minor boy of Sunkoshi rural municipality-1 of Sindhupalchok with acid. According to the neighbors, the victim was trying to start a fire to keep warm on March 1 but the accused injured the victim by attacking him with acid. Police are further investigating the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1