Incident Reports

Member of parliament abused by the cadres of his own party


Madhes, Saptari, Rajbiraj, Ward 5

Cadres of Deuba faction of Nepali Congress, on 24th September, abused Tejulal Chaudhary, a member of the House of Representatives, after he complained of unfair hierarchy in the program.   Chaudhary was called onto the stage only after the local level office bearers. 

Chaudhary said that the young cadres including the district president Dinesh Kumar Yadav assaulted and pushed him down during the concluding ceremony of the second phase of national awareness campaign organized by Nepali Congress Saptari.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Contestation over non-elective positions and influence
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth