Incident Summary:

12/23/2007: Suspected Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha - Goit (JTMM-G) activists detonated a bomb at the residence of Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) member Purushottam Poudel in Kalaiya, Bara, Nepal. No damage was reported. The motive behind the attack is unknown.

GTD ID:
200712230008

When:
2007-12-23

Country:
Nepal

Region:
South Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Central

City:
Kalaiya

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist)
Specific Description Purushottam Poudel, Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist) member
Nationality of Target Nepal
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Unknown Explosive Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Additional Information JTMM-G does not appear to have claimed credit for the attack, but they are identified as the attackers by the source.
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha- Goit (JTMM-G) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"JTMM-G bombs UML leaders houses in Bara," ekantipur.com, December 23, 2007