Incident Reports

Vote counting halted in Mahottari-1 as Janamat party cadres stage protest


Counting of election votes at constituency no. 1 of Mahottari district were halted following a dispute between parties on November 26.  Cadres of Janmat Party obstructed vote counting process, stating that the votes casted for their party under proportionate electoral system was  being added in other parties name. The election office of the constituency is making efforts to resolve the dispute through all party meeting. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation regarding implementation and legitimacy of election
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Janamat Party
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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