Incident Reports

Ward chairperson assaulted in Hetauda


Bagmati, Makawanpur, Hetauda, Ward 4

Naveen Sigdel, ward chairperson of Hetauda sub-metropolitan city-4, who is also the secretary of CPN-UML was physically assaulted by Sanu Lama Dong, a district member of CPN-UML. According to police, the accused is absconding after filing a complaint was filed against him by ward chairperson Sigdel. It is yet to be identified why Dong assaulted Sigdel.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media