Incident Reports

Polling officer beaten in Balara of Sarlahi


Madhes, Sarlahi, Balara, Ward 3

Situation turned for while at Balara Municipality-3 polling center in Sarlahi after angry voters beat the polling officer accusing him of teaching a voter to vote in favour of a particular party. Police arrested the polling officer.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media