Incident Reports

Police fire 67 rounds in a clash with locals


Madhes, Parsa, Dhobini

 On 27 Jan, at least 12 people, including six police personnel, were injured in a clash between police and locals after the Central Investigation Bureau of Kathmandu reached Baderwa tole, Hariharpur VDC to arrest a local on the charges of allegedly trading in body parts of rare wild animals. According to police 67 rounds were fired in the air to bring the situation under control.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 70
Actor 2 - Affiliation Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 12
Other Sources