Incident Reports

Protesters vandalise ambulance, beat up driver in Morang


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

The agitating Madhesi cadres vandalised an ambulance and beat up its driver in Morang district on Wednesday. The ambulance (Ko 1 Cha 7379), operated by the Rangeli Savings and Cooperatives Limited, was intercepted at Karsiya Bazaar in Sorabhag VDC-3, Morang and vandalised by a group of around 20 people. They also physically assaulted the driver, Santosh Chaudhary, according to District Police Office Morang. DSP Pramod Kharel at the Office said injured driver Chaudhary is undergoing treatment at a hospital in Biratnagar.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Vandalism
Secondary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Madhes-based Parties
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
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