Incident Reports

Two arrested on charge of looting in Bajhang


Sudurpashchim, Bajhang, Jaya Prithivi

Two persons were arrested in Bajhang on the charge of looting with sharp weapons on February 4 from Chainpur Bazar, Bajhang. The arrested are identified as Suraj Shrestha and Gajendra Puri.

The accused allegedly robbed Kishor Bisht of Surnaya in Baitadi while he returning from Selakhet, Ward No. 8 of Jaya Prithvi Municipality. According to police, they gave death threats and looted Rs 3,500 in cash and mobile phones from Bista.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Robbery/burglary/violent theft
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media