Incident Reports

Four injured along with a policeman in clash between Nepali and Indian citizens near the border in Parsa


Madhes, Parsa, Thori

A day-long clash occurred between local Indian and Nepalese citizens on a dispute over water at the border near Thori of Parsa. Indian citizens attacked Nepaleses crossing the border due to a dispute over an irrigation channel at Thute khola. The channel is situated between the Indian and Nepal border.          3 locals and a police constable were injured in the attack. The injured are area police office Thori, Constable Nanda Lal Mahato, Narayan Prasadh Pathak, Chandra Bahadur Mijar, and Tilak Bahadur Basnet. The police constable was seriously injured and had to be sent to the hospital for the treatment. According to a local named Ram Sharan Lamichhane, the Indian citizens were attacking villagers with stones in a confrontation that lasted till the evening. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Access/control of water resources (irrigation, hydropower)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Mob (only Perpetrator)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 4
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