Incident Reports

One injured in a clash between Nepali Congress and CPN-UML cadres in Syangja during election campaigns


Gandaki, Syangja, Chapakot, Ward 6

CPN-UML cadre Narayan Magar was injured in a clash between cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN-UML on May 2 in Chapakot municipality 6 and 7 of Syangja. According to police, the cadres of the Nepali congress assaulted the CPN-UML cadres when they were returning from election campaigns. During the clash some UML Congress cadres attacked UML cadres with sharp weapon police informed. Police are looking for those involved in the weapon attack.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1