Incident Reports

Man arrested on the charge of setting fire at ward office in Ilam


Province 1, Ilam, Mangsebung, Ward 4

Police arrested Hasta Bahadur Rai alias Ashis, 39-year-old on the charge of setting fire to the office of Mangsebung rural municipality-5 in Ilam on March 23. The accused also reportedly stole computer, mouse, router and other items. Police arrested the accused from his home on April 4. Police are further investigating the incident.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na