Incident Reports

Police fires 3 round warning shots to control situation at a polling center in Karjanha of Siraha


Madhes, Siraha, Karjanha, Ward 6

Police fired 3 rounds of warning shots at Badharmal secondary school center in Karjanha municipality-6 of Siraha on Sunday morning after cadres of CPN-Unified Socialist and Janata Samajwadi party tried to capture ballot boxes. According to SP Arjun Prashad Timilsina of Siraha police, the situation came to normal after police intervention and voting was started as scheduled.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Homemade/traditional firearms
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Communist Party of Nepal) - Unified Socialist
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
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