Incident Reports

Nine arrested including District Incharge of Chand led CPN Maoist


Karnali, Surkhet, Birendranagar

Police arrested nine cadres of the Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist including Surkhet District In-charge for trying to enforce a chakkajam in Birendranagar on Sunday. The CPN Maoist had called nationwide chakkajam from 9 am to 11 am on Sunday protesting the government’s suppression on landless squatters at Sagarnath in Sarlahi. The cadres were arrested from Mangalgadi chowk in Birendranagar.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Arrest (politically significant)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 9
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
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