Incident Reports

Voting stopped at polling booth in Budhiganga municipality of Bajura due to clash between UML and Congress cadres


Sudurpashchim, Bajura, Budhiganga, Ward 5

Voting has been disrupted due to clash between cadres of Nepali Congress and  CPN-UML in voting center at Bhanodaya Secondary school of Budhiganga Municipality-5 of Bajura. According to a witness, cadres of the two parties threw stones at each other. Voting materials were also vandalized during the clash. A meeting was held between the two sides to resume voting.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
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