Incident Reports

Nepal Police, Armed Police Force personnel clash in Dang


Lumbini, Dang, Ghorahi

Personnel of Nepal Police and Armed Police Force engaged in a clash in Ghorahi of Dang on Saturday evening, injuring a police staffer. According to a local journalist in Dang, personnel deployed in the Ghorahi Festival in the district engaged in the clash. The clash ensued after a Nepal Police staffer in civvies attacked some APF personnel under the influence of alcohol, the Avenues Television reported. It added that a Nepal Policeman sustained injuries in the retaliation. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Blunt weapon
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 n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation APF
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media