Incident Reports

Police detains 23 NC cadres for vandalizing party office in Pokhara


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

Police took control of 23 Nepali Congress (NC) cadres in Pokhara on the charge of vandalizing the party's office at Pokhara Metropolitan City-3 Tersapatti on Thursday during their protest program. Police are estimating the cost of the damage due to the vandalism. 

NC cadres resorted to protest, sloganeering, and vandalism at the party office after the party's leader asked contender candidates to withdraw their candidacy for the post of ward chairpersons of Pokhara ward 18 and 24.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Intraparty Competition
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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