Incident Reports

Twelve people injured in clash between cadres of CPN-UML and Nepali Congress during a victory rally in Sunsari


A clash broke out between the cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN-UML during a victory rally of Bhagawati Chaudhary, the winning candidate from CPN-UML Sunsari constituency area no-3. According to police, there was a dispute after the CPN-UML cadres mistakenly splashed color during celebration to cadres of Nepali Congress. The dispute escalated into a group clash injuring 12 persons. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 12
Election-related cause primary
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