Incident Reports

Coalition parties picket election office in Biratnagar


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

Cadres of the coalition of parties formed for the local election including CPN (Unified Socialist) party picketed the office of the chief election officer in Biratnagar demanding the cancellation of CPN-UML's deputy mayor candidate Shilpa Nirala Karki's candidacy stating that her candidacy was against the election law as she was member of Koshi hospital development committee. Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) youth leader Rakeshroshan Yadav demanded to immediately scrap Karki's candidacy.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media