Incident Reports

Voting postponed in Gujara of Rautahat following firing


Madhes, Rautahat, Gujara

Voting was postponed in Gujara municipality of Rautahat after gunshots were fired during voting.

According to the District Police Office, Rautahat, one round of bullets were fired at Kanakpur Secondary School, Gujara-based polling station.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Other violent form
Weapons Homemade/traditional firearms
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
National/Online Media