Incident Reports

Voting stopped in polling station in Sanphebagar of Achham after clash broke between CPN(Maoist Center) and Nepali Congress (CPN Unified Socialist Alliance)


Sudurpashchim, Achham, Sanphebagar, Ward 13

Voting stopped in polling station at Balba,  Sanphebagar municipality-13 of Achham after a clash broke between CPN-UML and alliance of Nepali Congress and (CPN Unified Socialist Alliance) toady. Assistant Inspector of Police Janak Shahi said that the polling was postponed due to clashes between the two parties. He said that additional security personnel were deployed for the security of the polling officials and ballot boxes after the clash.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
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 UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation CPN (Communist Party of Nepal) - Unified Socialist
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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