A clash broke out between workers of a contractor company excavating in Shardu River of Dharan Sub-metropolis-17 and locals who had reached the river to stop extraction on June 9. Some locals have sustained injuries in the clash.
Rajesh Khimdung, who went to stop the excavation, has sustained a head injury. The protest against the excavation was going on under the leadership of local Hark Sampang. Sampang was not present during the clash on that day.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Twosided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Primary Form||Group Clash|
|Primary Cause||Access/control of other natural resources (forest, minerals)|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Citizen/Individuals|
|Actor 1 - Youth||unknown|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation||Citizen/Individuals|
|Actor 2 - Youth||unknown|