Incident Reports

NCP cadres stage protest in Mahottari demanding action against Matihani mayor


Madhes, Mahottari, Jaleswor

CPN-Mahottari leaders and cadres has staged a large protest in Jaleshwor against the local police administration for not taking action against those involved in the incident of Maitihani Municipality on December 3. About a month ago, on the night of Vijaya Dashami on October 26, a group led by Hari Mandal, the mayor of Matihani Municipality from Janata Samajwadi party had brutally attacked NCP local leader Bijaya Chaudhary and Nepali Congress (NC) cadres with knives.

Demanding action against the accused assailants including the mayor NCP and Nepali Congress cadres had even filed a complaint at Distrct Police Office Mahottari. 

CPN state CA members Bharat Sah, Ram Saroj Yadav, Ram Dayal Mandal, Ram Aadhar Kapar, Vijay Chaudhary, district in-charge Raju Khadka and Vijay Sah were present during the demonstration.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people 1000
Actor 1 - Affiliations NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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