Incident Reports

Voting halted due to clash between supporters of independent and Congress candidate in Achham


Sudurpashchim, Achham, Panchadewal Binayak, Ward 5

Four persons were injured during a clash between supporters of independent candidate and Nepali Congress candidate in Panchaldev Binayak Municipality-5 Lyaanti in Achham. According to the election office in Panchaldev Municipality-3 the cadres threw stones at each other. Police fired warning shots to control the situation.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Blunt weapon
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 4
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