Incident Reports

NCP cadres assault female ward member in Rolpa


Lumbini, Rolpa, Suwarnabati, Ward 3

Five male NCP cadres allegedly assaulted a female ward member in Rolpa on Sunday. The NCP cadres assaulted Tej Kumari Bista, a female ward member of Sunil Smriti Rural Municipality-3, elected from Nepali Congress.

Bista shared that the NCP cadres assaulted her after the meeting to discuss the construction of the compound wall of Ghayanath Mandir.

Bista sustained some injuries as a result of the attack.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Contestation between rival political parties outside elections
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
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