Incident Reports

One arrested for collecting donations in the name of earthquake victim


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

 Police arrested a person from Kamal Pokhari on the charges of collecting donations in the name of the earthquake victim. The arrested has been identified as Paras Rana. Police arrested him after he was found collecting donations from different shops and businesses around Kathmandu. According to police, he was also found threatening people who would refuse to donate him. He had already been arrested on many occasions in the past on the charges of extortion and pickpocketing.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Extortion
Primary Cause Law and Order Violence
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media