Incident Reports

Province minister physically assaulted cadres in Congress Party Office


Dipendra Singh, Women Children, Youth and Sports province minister of Congress, physically assaulted cadres in party office Sanepa, after the dispute arose over the active membership of the district. Singh was directly elected from area no.4 and is an elected province assembly member as well. After the dispute of the active member was not solved in 13 districts including Sarlahi, the general assembly has not been conducted and the leaders and cadres are focused on Kathmandu. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Contestation over non-elective positions and influence
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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