Incident Reports

Four arrested for obstructing traffic


Lumbini, Dang, Lamahi

Police have impounded 4 people for obstructing the vehicles while escorting them safely to the destination. Cadres of Tharuhat, Kailash Chaudhary, Manohar Chaudhary, Ananda Bahadur Chaudhary and Krishna Chaudhary were impounded from Lamahi-3, Sundawari of East-West Highway. Chief of Ward Police Office Lamahi, Laxman Bahadur Shahi informed that Tharuhat cadres were impounded after they started creating an obstruction in escorting traffic and assaulting the passengers. Police remove obstruction Police have removed stones and poles from different places of Deukhuri kept for obstruction. 107 security personnel including Nepal Police and Armed Police have been mobilized for security in Lamahi area.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Road block
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people 6
Actor 1 - Affiliations Various Indigenous Parties incl. Tharu
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Transport entrepreneurs/syndicate
Actor 2 - Youth na
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