Incident Reports

Warning shots fired to take situation into control as Congress and Maoist Center cadres clash in Mugu


Karnali, Mugu, Soru, Ward 3

Cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) clashed in Soru rural municipaliy-3 of Mugu at early morning on May 12. According to police, they fired ten rounds of warning shots to disperse the CPN-UML cadres after seeing possibility of Congress cadres throwing big stones from above at Maoist Center's candidate Mankola Rokaya's house. No injury was reported in the incident. Both sides were called for a discussion according to 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
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 Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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