Incident Reports

Eight injured in a clash between cadres of Nepal Congress and CPN-UML in Kailali


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Godawari, Ward 6

Eight people were injured in a clash between cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN-UML in Godawari rural municipality-6 of Kailali on May 11. Jagguram Chaudhary a CPN-UML candidate for ward chairperson, Chaudhary's brother Bintiram Chaudhary and Bintiram's wife were injured in the clash. Binitram was reportedly attacked with sharp weapon on his hand. Five others also sustained injury in the clash. According to locals Nepali Congress cadres attacked the UML cadres for entering the village at night.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
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 youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 8
Female Injured 1
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