Incident Reports

Oli's Provincial Secretary assaults Provincial Minister in Sudur Paschim


Province 7, Kailali, Dhangadhi

Rajendra Rawal of Kanchanpur allegedly assaulted the Physical Infrastructure Development Minister of Sudur Paschim Province, Dirgha Sodari, at his own office around 7:30 PM on June 7. Minister Sodari has accused Rawal of trying to vandalize the ministry and verbally abusing him. 

Rawal is Provincial Secretary from Oli Faction whereas Minister Sodari is a leader from Madhav Nepal Faction. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Contestation between rival political parties outside elections
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media