Nepal: IED Functioned Prematurely, 1 Injured

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Thu, 11/17/2022 - 15:14
TRIPwire, 17 November 2022 On 16 November 2022, a suspect was injured after an IED he was carrying functioned prematurely as he was en route to an election rally in Bhojpur District. The IED, concealed in a tiffin box, functioned 40 meters [~131 feet] away from the rally on the roadside before any officials arrived. The suspect was arrested, and the incident remains under investigation.