Incident Reports

Cadres of Nepali congress clash with CPN-UML during re-election in Dolakha


Bagmati, Dolakha, Baiteshwor, Ward 2

A clash broke out between the cadres of the Nepali congress and CPN-UML during re-election in Dolakha on December 1. According to the locals, the cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN-UML tried to obstruct each other at the election booth. The clash reportedly took place when UML cadres tried to obstruct Kundanraj Kafle, the candidate for the provincial assembly of the ruling coalition in Baiteshwor municipality-2. CPN-UML cadres reportedly vandalized a vehicle bearing the number plate Ba 2 Cha 1829. Locals alleged that the voting was taking place amid uncomfortable conditions.

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 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
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
Election-related cause primary
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