Incident Reports

RPP accuses CPN-UML of attacking its ward member candidate in Dhanusha


Madhes, Dhanusha, Sabaila, Ward 4

Samshul Rain Mia, a Rashtriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) ward member candidate for ward 4 in Sabaila Municipality of Dhanusha, was attacked by CPN-UML cadres on My 9 during election campaign. RPP released a statement regarding the incident and demanded to take legal action against the accused and those who were responsible for his injury also mentioned the facility for the injured.

RPP alleged CPN-UML attacked Mia and his family members for refusing toe withdraw his candidacy.

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
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Left Alliance (CPN-MC, UML & others)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Rastriya Janamorcha
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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