Incident Reports

Central Executive Member of Janata Samajwadi party injured in attack from unidentified group in Siraha


Madhes, Siraha, Mirchaiya

Prakash Adhikari Central Executive Member of Janata Samajbadi Party(JaSaPa) and Secretary of the Central Party Office sustained injury after being physically assaulted by an unidentified group in Siraha on May 3.

According to the police, Adhikari was returning from Kathmandu on a vehicle bearing plate number Ba 2 Jha 3659, belonging to Mayor Ashweswor Yadav when the attack took place near the Ghurmi river bridge on the border of Siraha and Mirchaiya municipalities on the east-west highway. Police are currently investigating the reason behind the assault.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Unclear
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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