Incident Reports

Police fires warning shots to control situation following clash over representative of political parties at polling center in Sarlahi's Dhankaul


Madhes, Sarlahi, Dhankaul, Ward 2

Police fired warning shots to take situation under control after a clash between cadres of Nepali Congress, CPN-UML, and CPN (Maoist Center) Animal Service Center polling station of Dhankaul Rural Municipality-2. Cadres of the three political parties threw stones at each other in the clash. A team of Nepal army was deployed to control the situation.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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