Incident Reports

Dahal-Nepal faction padlocks NCP district office in Jhapa


Puspakamal Dahal and Madhav Kumar Nepal faction of Nepal Communist Party (NCP) padlocked the party office of Jhapa district, on Saturday. Dahal-Nepal faction district in-charge Rabin Koirala said they had padlocked the party office as the two sides agreement of not opening the office until the finalization of the party’s official status was broked by the KP Oli side.

However, the KP Oli faction district chairperson Chintan Pathak said they will open and work from the party office by breaking the lock.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Contestation over non-elective positions and influence
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 n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 2 - Youth na
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