Arson in the Vehicles Used During Campaigning

  May 7, 2022 By: INSEC

Two vehicles used for election campaigning were ignited by an unidentified group on May 6, 2022. The incident took place at Jumla Road, Birendranagar-6.

According to SP Padma Bahadur Bista of the District Police Office, the Scorpio (Ba 14 Cha 6831) used by the Nepali Congress and the minibus (02001 Kha 0061) used by the CPN-UML in the election campaign.

The fire broke out in the middle of the night and damaged the tires and exterior portion of the Scorpio. The glasses of the windows and seats of the minibus have been damaged.

As per the police searching was ongoing for the arsonist and they were also monitoring the situation with CCTV cameras.

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Purna Bahadur Khadka