Incident Reports

Nagarik Daily scribe manhandled, college vandalized


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

UCPN (Maoist) cadres have brutally manhandled correspondent of Nagarik Daily Durga Dulal at Melamchi bazaar in Sindhupalchok district on Tuesday. Demonstrator Upendra Magar, who proclaimed himself as regional coordinator of the UCPN (Maoist), thrashed journalist Dulal while he was in the course of news reporting. Similarly, the cadres of the 30-party alliance led by UCPN (Maoist) have vandalized a bus parked inside the compound of the City College in Biratnagar on Tuesday morning. The cadres stormed into the college building, where the examination was underway and thrashed three teachers. The irate cadres also smashed the windowpane of the college building.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Violence in school/university (violence by teachers, hazing, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 100
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total damaged Buildings 1
National/Online Media