Incident Reports

Police arrest local leaders of Chand-led NCP in Jumla


Karnali, Jumla, Hima

JUMLA, July 22: Police have arrested two district leaders of Chand-led Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Monday. 

The arrested were identified as district secretary of NCP Birkha Bahadur Shahi and NCP's Youth Organization district bureau in-charge Bakhat Bahadur Bista. Police arrested them from Hima rural municipality.

The district administration has stepped up security in Jumla amid tension caused by the Chand-led NCP.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Arrest (politically significant)
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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