Incident Reports

3 injured in clash at polling center in Aathbis municipality of Dailekh


Karnali, Dailekh, Aathabis

Cadres of CPN-UML have clashed with Nepali Congress cadres in polling station at Bhairav Secondary school in Aathbis municipality of Dailekh. Three persons sustained injury in the clash according to DSP Bhuwaneshwor Prashad Shah of Dailekh police. The injured were identified as Durga Thapa, Kalpana Thapa, and Kamala Thapa. Local Jagat Majhi stated that the clash started after Congress cadres attacked UML cadres. Voting was halted temporarily 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
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
Total Injured 3
Female Injured 3
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