Incident Reports

NCP cadre injured in police baton charge


Bagmati, Chitawan, Bharatpur

Police charged baton on a demonstration organized by cadres of Prachanda and Madhav Kumar Nepal faction on December 24,  over the dissolution of the house of representatives by PM KP Sharma Oli.  NCP  cadre Ishwor Sapkota, 45, of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-11 was  injured in a police baton charge. Sapkota is a secretary of Bharatpur Metropolitan chapter of NCP. Health treatment of Sapkota in undergoing at Chitwan Medical College, Bharatpur.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Secondary Form Excessive Use of Force
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Secondary Cause Freedom of Assembly
Actor 1 - Number of people 12
Actor 1 - Affiliations NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation Police
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1