Incident Reports

Voting halted after gun shots fired at polling center during dispute in Garuda of Rautahat


Madhes, Rautahat, Garuda

Two round of gunshots were fired at a polling center in Amarpatti Primary school polling center in Garuda municipality while voting was going on on the polling day.

The police said a gunshots were fired after there was a dispute at the polling center.

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 Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n
Actor 2 - Affiliation Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media