Incident Reports

Police-demonstrators clashed in Dhading, 4 injured


Province 3, Dhading, Nilakantha

Police and cadres of Prachanda-Madhav faction clashed in Dhadingbesi on Wednesday, at the end of torch rally organized by them. 

NCP district committee members Krishna Aryal, Laxman Ramtel and police inspector Arun Kumar Kushwaha and constable Hemala Gurung were injured in the clash.

Laxman Ramtel, who has injury over his neck, was taken to Trauma Center, Kathmandu for further treatment, while others are undergoing treatment at the District Hospital, Dhading.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 4
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured n/a
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