Incident Reports

Voting halted in Simta rural municipality of Surkhet due to tension at polling center


Karnali, Surkhet, Simta, Ward 1

Voting was postponed in Bhagawati Secondary school polling center in Simta rural municipality-1 of Surkhet at 2:00 pm in the afternoon after cadres of political parties started throwing stones at the polling center alleging that ballot papers without election officer's signature were found.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Violent demonstration
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Election-related incident
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