Incident Reports

Two APF personnel injured in smugglers attack in Kanchanpur


Two Armed Police Force personnel were injured after a group of smugglers attacked a APF team in Thapachok of Belauri Municipality.

APF personnel Somatram Chaudhary and Chadak Bahadur Chaudhary were injured in the attack. Somatram has been taken to Dhangadhi for further treatment.

A group of 50 smugglers pelted stones to the APF team on Thursday night, after the APF team took control of the motorcycle with goods that were brought from India.

 According to SP Birendrabahadur Air of APF Shaileshwari battalion, more than 50 people pelted stones at a team under the command of Armed Police Basanta Bahadur Bista .

 A motorcycle bearing number plate Se 1 Pa 4925 hit and injured APF personnel Chadakbahadur and made him injured. Police said the group of more than 50 people attacked the APF team when they were bringing motorcycles and seized goods to the border outpost. .

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Related to organized crime and illegal trade (drugs, arms, non-gendered human trafficking, protection racket, gang violence, etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) APF
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 2
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