Locals vandalized a police station at Devighat in Nuwakot district injuring two policemen. Police deployed from Devighat Post took a truck (plate number Lu 2 Kha 1923) and its driver Nara Bahadur Thamamagar under control on the charge of hitting two pedestrians on April 13 in the mid-hill road section of Likhu rural municipality-5.
A group of about 25 people from Likhu Village Municipality-5 hurled stones at the post, seriously injuring two policemen and damaging the door, mirror and other items of the post. When locals tried to hit the driver, police obstructed them; instead, they assaulted the officers and vandalized the police station. Police arrested 11 people on April 14 on the charge of being involved in the incident.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Primary Form||Assault (large group)|
|Primary Cause||Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||25|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Mob (only Perpetrator)|
|Actor 1 - Youth||na|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Police|
|Actor 2 - Youth||na|
|Total damaged Buildings||1|