Incident Reports

Voting halted for one and half hour in Chapakot of Syangja due to clash at polling center


Gandaki, Syangja, Chapakot, Ward 1

Police fired warning shots after situation turned tense at Bhanu secondary school polling center of Chapakot municipality-1 of Syangja due to a clash between cadres of CPN-UML and Nepali Congress. Voting was halted for one and half hours according to police. Voting resumed after the situation calmed.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
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