Incident Reports

Six injured in a clash between Janamat Party Cadres and police in Rautahat


Madhes, Rautahat, Gaur

Six people including police and protestors were injured during the clash between the police and Janamat Party Cadres in Rautahat's headquarters Gaur when police charged batons. According to the party's chairperson Lalit Mallik Sanu, the clash took place after the police charged batons on his party cadres who were trying to stage a torch rally peacefully by the cadres of the Janamat Party. Whereas the police claimed that the cadres were staging chaotic activity during the torch rally in BP road. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Other political issues
Secondary Cause Freedom of Assembly
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 6
Youth Injured n/a
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