Incident Reports

Dharmendra Bastola's cadres arrested for wall painting against election


Bagmati, Makawanpur, Hetauda

Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Madhyapur Thimi

Three cadres of the CPN (Majority) led by Dharmendra Bastola have been arrested from Bhaktapur and Makwanpur for anti-election wall painting. Police arrested Rojan Dhakal from Madnyapur Thimi of Bhaktapur and Him Bahadur Khadka and Bikram Magar from Hetauda of Makwanpur for engaging in wall painting against election. After the majority of the CPN (Majority) leaders decided to boycott the election saying that they will not participate in the election, the party leaders and cadres have started engaging in activities against the upcoming election.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation regarding implementation and legitimacy of election
Actor 1 - Number of people 3
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people N/A
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media