Incident Reports

Madhav-Prachanda faction set fire to the house of the Oli faction's cadre in Sarlahi


Province 2, Sarlahi, Malangawa, Ward 3

NCP (Prachanda and Madhav faction) cadres including 34-year-old Rameshwar Rai Yadav of Malangwa Municipality-10 set fire to the house of 42-year-old Ram Bachan Sah, an NCP cadre of Oli faction, in Malangwa Municipality-3, on January 3. 

According to police, property including two buffaloes, a calf, four goats and a house, totaling damage estimated to be worth 1 million was caused due to the fire. The victim has lodged a complaint alleging that the house was set on fire due to a dispute over the claim made on NCP's office by both the groups on December 29.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Arson
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Contestation between rival political parties outside elections
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total damaged Buildings 1
Severely damaged Buildings 1