Incident Reports

CPN-UML cadres stage demonstration obstructing Shiddhartha highway against attack on candidate in Syangja


Gandaki, Syangja, Putalibazar, Ward 10

Cadres of CPN-UML staged a demonstration in Rangkhola of Syangja obstructing transportation along Siddhartha highway protesting against alleged attack on Nepali Congress ward chairperson candidate for ward 10 of Putalibazar Municipality Gautam Thapa (Bishnu). UML cadres alleged that police released the attacker immediately after arresting him. Hundreds of vehicles were stranded due to the demonstration.

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 UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
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