Incident Reports

Brutal attack on cadres of Samajwadi Party in Mahottari


Madhes, Mahottari, Aurahi, Ward 5

A brutal attack was carried out on the cadres including the ward chairman  of the Janata Samajwadi Party. Five cadres of Janata Samajwadi Party-Nepal were injured in the attack in Sreepur of Aurhi Municipality of Mahottari on November 30. The injured are the 27-year-old Arun Yadav, 50-year-old Vinod Kumar Yadav, 45-year-old Binod Yadav Bengali, 23-year-old Shivshankar Yadav and 55-year-old Mahendra Ray Yadav.

According to one of the victims, the ward chairman of ward-5,who is elected by NC, had deployed thugs with the intention of killing them. The victims alleged that NC cadres have been beating and abusing them time and again. Around 8 locals came and attacked them.

The situation had returned to normal after the police reached the spot. According to the victims, they fled when the police team arrived from Kathughar post.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Contestation between rival political parties outside elections
Actor 1 - Number of people 9
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 5
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 5
Youth Injured 1
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