Residents of Baniya village adjoining Nepalgunj of Banke reside in fixed worry after a villager died in a lethal conflict following a dispute right here a number of days in the past.
The village has been beneath the surveillance of personnel of the Armed Police Drive and Nepal Police to forestall any potential incident of violence. Locals worry that yet one more conflict might erupt anytime quickly.
A longstanding dispute amongst villagers over village highway and land flared up, inflicting a deadly conflict on Monday.
Forty-five-year-old Dhaniram Yadav of Baniya village died within the conflict. Three days after Yadav’s loss of life, his kin obtained his physique and carried out the ultimate rites. 5 different individuals had been injured within the incident.
“The worry that has gripped the villagers within the wake of the incident hasn’t subsided but,” mentioned native Dilawar Bagban.
In keeping with victims, a gaggle of masked youths carrying helmets barged into the properties of Dhaniram’s neighbourhood and vandalised issues.
“As they’ve phoned us with threats of additional assaults, we are able to’t sleep nicely at evening,” mentioned native Amrita Yadav.
The deceased’s nephew Kriparam Yadav has sought stern motion in opposition to the youths concerned within the assault that took his uncle’s life. He has additionally sought compensation for his household. Concerning the assault, Dhaniram’s kin have filed an FIR with the police figuring out Dinesh Kadu and 16 others as perpetrators behind the murderous assault.
Whereas police have arrested two of the youths talked about within the FIR, others are at giant.
A model of this text seems in print on December 04, 2020 of The Himalayan Instances.