Incident Reports

Vehicle belonging to CPN-UML ward member candidate vandalized in Lalitpur


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Bagmati, Ward 3

A vehicle used by Narayan Bomjam, CPN-UML ward member candidate of Bagmati Rural municipality-3 was vandalized by the cadres of Nepali Congress in Lalitpur on May 9 night, during election campaign. According Santosh Khadka CPN-UML affiliated Youth Association's chairperson for Bagmati-3, they found the vehicle vandalized when they returned from election campaign around 10:30 pm. Bir Bahadur Lopchan, Nepali Congress's rural municipality chairperson and candidate, said that he was not aware of the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
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 (Target) Left Alliance (CPN-MC, UML & others)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Totally damaged Vehicles 1
Severely damaged Vehicles 1
National/Online Media