Incident Reports

Four cadres of CPN-UML injured by the physical assault of Nepali Congressin Gorkha


Gandaki, Gorkha, Aarughat, Ward 1

CPN-UML cadres Gopal Lama, Bikram Lama. Birkehy Lama and Raju Bahadur Lama were injured after they were reportedly physicaly assaulted by the cadres of the Nepali Congress in Arughat rural municipality-1 of Gorkha on May 9. Two cadres sustained serious injury in the assault.

CPN-UML cadres reported that a group led by Nepali Congress Shyamchet attacked them while the CPN-UML cadres were returning from the election campaign. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
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 (Target) Left Alliance (CPN-MC, UML & others)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 4
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