Incident Reports

Personal secretary of Mayor physically assaulted by ward in-charge of CPN-Maoist in Gorkha


Gandaki, Gorkha, Palungtar, Ward 2

Durga Lal Shrestha the ward in-charge of Palungtar municipality-2 CPN-Maoist reportedly  physically assaulting Ashok Bhatta the personal secretary of Mayor Bibas Chintan of Palungtar municipality in Gorkha. According to Bhatta who is also affiliated to CPN-Maoist party, the accused physically assaulted him in his office on January 21 over the issue of expense during election. The victim sustained injuries on his left cheek and neck. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 1