Incident Reports

Nepali Congress cadre padlocks party's office in Panchthar


Ajendra Waiba Tamang, a Nepali Congress (NC) cadre, padlocked the party's office in Phidim of Panchthar on April 24 protesting that the party's chairperson Rupnarayan Jabegu had been running the party from Manashvi hotel owned by NC's Panchthar district secretary Deepak Nepal instead of party office. Jabegu and Nepal considered close to NC chairperson Sher Bahadur Deuba.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Intraparty Competition
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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