Incident Reports

Ward member candidate attacked with sharp weapon by unidentified person in Bhojpur


Province 1, Bhojpur, Shadananda, Ward 8

An unidentified person attacked Amita Tamang, a candidate for ward member in Shadananda municipality-8 of Bhojpur with khukuri on May 7. Tamang sustained injuries on her head and received 4 stitches. According to the police, the attacker is on the lose and police are investigating the incident. Tamang's situation is said to be normal.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
National/Online Media