Incident Reports

Tension in Jamirey of Sindhupalchok brought to normalcy by the army


Bagmati, Sindhupalchok, Melamchi, Ward 4

The tension escalated at polling booth in health post of Melamchi municipality-4, in Sindhupalchowk, after the party representatives tried to influence the voting of person with disabilities. The army brought the situation to normalcy as the tension escalated to a potential mob.

Likewise, tension escalated in Yangri Polling Center of Pachpokhari Thangpal rural municipality-2, after an unsigned ballot paper was found in the polling center. The situation turned normal later. 

According to Election Commissioner of Sindhupalchok, Bikas Sharma, the voting process is going peacefully in all the polling centers at the district. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Security forces (unspecified)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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