Incident Reports

Congress and UML cadres clash repeatedly in Masta of Bajhang, voting continues despite clash


Sudurpashchim, Bajhang, Masta, Ward 5

Nepali Congress and CPN-UML cadres repeatedly clashed at Dwarikanath Primary school polling center in Masta Rural Municipality-5 of Bajhang. UML cadres accused Congress cadres of voting irregularity. Voting continued despite the clash. Cadres of the two parties attacked each other with stones.

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 UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
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