Incident Reports

Office of Buddhashanti Rural Municipality vandalized by CPN-Maoist cadres in Jhapa during nomination registration process


Province 1, Jhapa, Buddhashanti

Cadres of CPN (Maoist Centre) have vandalized the office of Buddhashanti Rural Municipality's in Jhapa on April 25, during a dispute within the cadres of the party while registering the candidacy for the post of deputy mayor. Pawan Timsina was physically assaulted by the CPN-Maoist cadres while he was registering his candidature for the post of deputy mayor as Maoist Center's official candidate. The cadres who assaulted Timsina also vandalized the rural municipal office by throwing stones and breaking window glasses. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Intraparty Competition
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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