At least 4 Killed in Butwal Clash Between Police and Squatters

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Sunday, October 10, 2021/Butwal-

At least four people have been killed after clashes between police and squatters in  Motipur Industrial Area of Butwal Sub-Metropolitan City-17 and 18 in Rupandehi district.

According to public relations officer at the Teaching Hospital (UCMS) at Bhairahawa, Sushil Gurung, identity of only one among the four dead has been confirmed so far.

Ramesh Pariyar around 48 years old from Badganga Municipality-4 in Kapilvastu district died after Sunday’s clash in course of treatment.
Others died while being rushed to Hospital for treatment.

Police was trying to dismantle the temporarily built huts and shelters on encroached land of industrial area.

The area covered over 200 bighas of land, which was usurped by the squatters.

The Rupandehi District Administration Office has levied a curfew in Motipur from Sunday 4:00 pm until further notice.