Incident Reports

Cadre of CPN-UML injured in attack from CPN (Maoist Center) cadres in Dhading


Bagmati, Dhading, Siddhalek, Ward 5

26-year-old Rakesh Shrestha, a cadre of CPN-UML from Siddhalek rural municipality-5 was injured in an attack from cadres of CPN (Maoist Center) on May 10. Shrestha was returning home after finishing election campaign on his motorcycle while he was attacked with iron rod and stone. During the incident three motorcycles including that of Shrestha was damaged. 

CPN-UML District Secretary Arjun Shrestha said that as the incident took place under the leadership of CPN (Maoist Center) leader Buddha Gurung, a case will be registered against the accused at the District Police Office.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (large group)
Weapons Blunt weapon , Other
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
Totally damaged Vehicles 3