Law officer Gokarna Sapkota of BP Koirala Memorial Hospital in Bharatpur was attempted to set fire by sprinkling petrol on him by an unidentified youth who came in a motorbike.
On March 17, he was attacked by the youth while he was on the way to the house. The victim however escaped the incident by fleeing from the incident site before lodging complaint at DPO.
DSP Prabhu Dhakal said that the accused are not identified however the number plate of the bike has been identified. A pamphlet belonging to Netra Bikram Chand has been confiscated from the incident site.