Incident Reports

Police fires warning shots to control tense situation at polling center in Galyang of Syangja


Gandaki, Syangja, Galyang, Ward 7

Police fired warning shots after situation turned tense due to a crowdy mob at Manaharikharanak secondary school polling center in Galyang-7 of Syangja. Voting was postponed for more than one and half hour after the incident according to CDO Ganga Bahadur Chhetri.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Small arms
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
Election-related cause primary
National/Online Media