Incident Reports

Clash over tender


Gandaki, Tanahun, Byas

One person was injured when two groups clashed over tender in Tanahun's Damauli on Friday. Police have arrested one involved in the clash. After a few people had come out of the district coordinator committee with tender forms, another group waiting outside tried to snatch the form, which led to the clash when members of the rival groups started attacking each other with khukuri. According to the committee accountant Anil Dogar, his office had called two separate tenders worth 1.5 and 3.5 million rupees giving a 35-day notice.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Issues related to tenders and the awarding of public contracts
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
National/Online Media