Incident Reports

Petrol bombs hurled at the house of Nepali Congress's Mayoral candidate in Tulsipur


Lumbini, Dang, Tulsipur, Ward 5

An unidentified group hurled two petrol bomb at the house of Gehendra Giri, a Nepali Congress's Mayoral Candidate in the Tulsipur Sub-metropolitan City of Dang. There were no immediate injuries or casualties reported.  According Giri's wife, a group of unidentified people threw two petrol bombs at their house in Tulsipur Sub-Metropolitan City-5. Giri alleged that those responsible for this act were trying to terrorize him and urged supporters to participate in. the local election without fear.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Symbolic violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media