Incident Reports

Socialist Forum's leader hurl petrol bomb at police attempting to clear Jogbani custom


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

Two Federal Socialist Forum central committee members were taken into police custody on grounds of attempting to create obstruction in the supply of goods by staging sit-in on the Biratnagar-Jogbani customs point on Sunday night. The arrested duo of Ram Bilas Yadav and Bhuraj Rai were arrested after they had hurled petrol bomb at police while the latter tried to remove them from the sit-in site, said Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) at District Police Office Morang, Pramod Kharel. More than 400 vehicles carrying essentials entered Nepal after the obstruction was cleared, said Morang District Police Office. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arrest (politically significant)
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 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 2 - Entity Federal Socialist party
Actor 2 - Youth na
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