Incident Reports

Clash in Khaddevi rural municipality in Ramechhap, police fire seven round warning shots


Bagmati, Ramechhap, Khadadevi, Ward 1

Cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN (Maoist Center) clashed at Rakathama polling centre in ward no. 1 of Khaddevi Rural Municipality on Friday. According to Chief District Officer, Dip Kumar Pahadi, police had to fire 7 rounds of warning shots to take control of the situation. The casting of vote is affected after the clash. 

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 na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
Election-related cause secondary
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