Incident Reports

Clash between cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN-UML cadres in Morang


Province 1, Morang, Kanepokhari, Ward 2

Cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN-UML clashed in Kanepokhari rural municipality-2 on May 11 night. According to the police, two parties clashed when they came face to face in a settlement near Daleli Bazar where both parties were trying to influence voters. Police seized a motorcycle from the area of the clash. 

Morang Police Chief SP Shanti Raj Koirala said that the preliminary investigation revealed that both the groups had violated the election code of conduct in the silence period.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
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 unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media