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.
|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|
|Totally damaged Vehicles||3|