Incident Reports

NC Lalitpur district secretary accused of attempting to manhandle Manhandle RM chairperson


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Mahankal

Lalitpur District secretary of Nepali Congress Bhimsen Ghimire on July 2 vandalized the office of the chairperson of Mahankal rural municipality. Ghimire also reportedly attempted to manhandle chairperson Ramchandra Dahal. According to chairperson Dahal, Ghimire broke the glass panel on the desk of Dahal's table after Dahal said that he could not provide Ghimire the copies of documents he asked for. Dahal said that the documents Ghimire asked for were not related to him. Ghimire also allegedly tried to assault Dahal. Dahal lodged a complaint against Ghimire at Metropolitan Police Circle Chapagaun on July 3. Police are looking for Ghimire for investigatin. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Secondary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth